Position's Functional Title
AY21-22 Adjunct Faculty - Theatre, Music, Dance
Position Start Date
Position End Date (if temporary)
Governors State University’s College of Arts and Sciences seeks to
create an available pool of Adjunct Faculty candidates to teach
courses in our Theatre and Performance Studies program. Courses
taught by adjunct faculty in the above program are primarily for
undergraduates. Depending on qualifications and experience,
graduate teaching opportunities may be available. Please visit
http://www.govst.edu/cas/cmp for more information about the program
and courses offered.
We are particularly interested in adjunct faculty to teach courses
in a variety of areas:
In Dance, classes in Hip Hop, World Dance, African Dance, and Dance
In Music, classes in music history and theory such as African
American Music, History of Jazz, 20th Century Music.
In Theatre and Performance Studies, classes such as introductory
theatre, storytelling, acting, directing, voice, movement,
stagecraft, makeup design, sound design, scene design, costume
design, lighting design, and stage management.
Interested individuals are invited to complete a faculty profile,
attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, transcripts, and a list of
references for consideration.
At Governors State University, adjunct faculty are hired as
temporary faculty with teaching responsibilities for a specific
course in a semester or summer session. Adjuncts are not part of
the faculty bargaining unit and are not included in membership of
the Faculty Senate.
A Master’s degree in Theatre, Performance Studies, Dance, Music, or
a related discipline.
The ideal candidate will have experience teaching undergraduate,
graduate, and/or online courses. Professional experience is also
Open Until Filled
Type of Search
Quicklink for Posting
Special Instructions to Applicants
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- * What is the highest level of education attained?
- High School Diploma
- Associates Degree
- Bachelors Degree
- Masters Degree
- Doctorate Degree
- * Experience teaching in online/hybrid delivery?
- * Do you have experience teaching in graduate and/or
undergraduate programs at an accredited college or university?
- Curriculum Vitae
- Cover Letter
- List of References
- Letter of Recommendation
- Written Response to Interview Question 1