This job has expired

Costume Design Technology Fellow

Shenandoah University
Virginia, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Mar 15, 2022

View more

Position Type
Faculty Positions, Arts, Art, Design & Graphic Arts, Other Arts, Performing Arts, Administrative, Academic Affairs, Arts Administration
Employment Type
Full Time
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Shenandoah Conservatory is seeking applications for a Costume Design Technology Fellow.

About the Shenandoah Conservatory:

Shenandoah Conservatory was founded in 1875 and is located at the head of the historic Shenandoah Valley in Winchester, VA, 70 miles west of Washington, DC. Over 700 students are enrolled in baccalaureate, masters and doctoral curricula in the areas of music, theatre, and dance, and are taught by a dynamic and diverse faculty of over 125, half of whom are full-time. Shenandoah University is a diverse institution of approximately 3,600 students enrolled in baccalaureate, masters and doctoral curricula in business, arts and sciences, health professions and performing arts. Shenandoah University is an independent, coeducational institution affiliated with the United Methodist Church and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

  • Provide a consistent presence in the costume shop overseeing daily operations of the shop including overseeing lab students and work study students, and overseeing the execution of Main Stage and Studio designs.
  • Provide costume shop management direction with design faculty for the 9 show academic year season, 18 hours per week.
  • Maintain and oversee shop equipment and supplies.
  • Maintain and oversee costume storage.
  • Participate in the educational environment of Shenandoah Conservatory.
  • Collaborate with faculty in teaching undergraduate courses in field of expertise.
Required Skills

  • Have completed or be nearing the completion of a terminal degree in design (M.F.A. – Master of Fine Arts or equivalent)
  • Have previous experience assisting designers in a professional or academic setting.
  • Have strong theatrical patternmaking and stitching skills.
  • Previous academic shop management experience preferred.
How to Apply:

To apply for the position of Costume Design Fellow, please provide a resume, cover letter plus link to website/portfolio, and 3 references.

Shenandoah University is committed to enriching its educational experience and culture through the diversity of its faculty, administration, and staff. All candidates are strongly encouraged to include a statement in their cover letters addressing ways in which they may be able to contribute to that commitment.

**Note: A pre-employment background check, fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or on a University approved medical or religious exemption, as well as a satisfactory driving record will be required as a condition of hire.

Shenandoah University values the unique and diverse perspectives of individuals and communities locally and globally and seeks to foster mutual understanding in an inviting community where individuals are welcome and respected. The university does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran’s status or on any other basis protected under applicable law.

Salary Type
Not Applicable
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalized job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert