Associate Adjunct Professor of Theatre

Employer
University of Indianapolis
Location
Indiana, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Apr 19, 2022

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Arts, Art, Design & Graphic Arts, Other Arts, Performing Arts, Administrative, Academic Affairs, Arts Administration
Employment Level
Adjunct
Employment Type
Part Time
COMPANY DESCRIPTION

Thank you for your interest in the University of Indianapolis! The University is a private, liberal arts university located on 65 acres, just minutes from downtown Indianapolis. With more than 700 faculty and staff, it is a place where you can become part of a close-knit campus community that emphasizes the importance of community partnerships in the future growth of the University.

UIndy’s mission is to prepare its graduates for effective, responsible, and articulate membership in the complex societies in which they live and serve, and for excellence and leadership in their personal and professional lives. The motto of "Education for Service" provides the foundation for our work to better our communities, both near and far.

As University employees, we know the work we do is important to our students and our communities. To accomplish our mission, we welcome talented, civic-minded and diverse individuals from all career levels to help maintain our high standards of excellence and quality. If you want to join our dynamic environment and experience hard work, creativity, and teamwork, we welcome your application!

The University of Indianapolis is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ethnicity, color, race, creed, sex, sexual orientation or identity, marital status, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status. The University of Indianapolis does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs and activities, including employment and admission as required by Title IX.

JOB DESCRIPTION

The University of Indianapolis Department of Theatre in the Shaheen College of Arts & Sciences seeks applicants for an Associate Adjunct Professor.

Teaching responsibilities are up to 21 hours per year and will include the Scenic and Lighting Design sequences, Stagecraft, Introduction to Theatre Design, as well as credit for managing the scene shop. Other responsibilities may include shared staff on duty responsibilities for performances, mentoring student projects, and overseeing capstone experiences. There is also the opportunity for an additional 1-2 contracts per year for designing mainstage productions.

UIndy is located minutes from downtown Indianapolis’s vibrant arts scene. The Department of Theatre maintains a close relationship with numerous professional and professionally managed theatres providing opportunities for faculty members to design outside the university. The department also hires local professional designers and actors as adjuncts or guest artists, allowing for a collaborative relationship on campus.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Teaching up to 21 hours per year, including courses such as: Scenic and Lighting Design sequences, Stagecraft, Introduction to Theatre Design, as well as credit for managing the scene shop
  • Sharing staff on duty responsibilities for performances, mentoring student projects, and overseeing capstone experiences
QUALIFICATIONS
  • MFA in Theatre or a related field is required
  • 1 - 2 years of applicable university teaching and/or professional experience including industry standard computer applications
BENEFITS
  • Free Parking
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Tuition Discount

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