Visiting Assistant Professor of Theatre

The University of Findlay in Ohio

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted May 1, 2012
Type Non tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

The University of Findlay seeks to hire a Visiting Assistant Professor of Theatre, beginning fall semester 2012.  We are looking for a team player to collaborate with vibrant performing arts faculty and staff.  This is a nine-month contract.  An M.F.A. or Ph.D. in Theatre is required, and college teaching and directing experience are expected.  Acting experience is a plus, as is knowledge of theatre design and technology.  Responsibilities will include teaching 3-4 undergraduate courses and directing at least one major production per semester, recruiting, possible academic advising, and other routine faculty duties.  Candidates should be able and willing to assume some administrative duties if asked and interact with a community performing arts advisory board.  We anticipate doing a national search for a tenure-track position for the 2013-14 academic year, and a successful visiting professor would be strongly encouraged to apply.  Salary is commensurate with experience.  Review of applications will begin immediately.  Send letter of application, CV and unofficial transcripts, along with contact information for three professional references, to:  Dr. Gary Johnson, Dean, College of Liberal Arts, The University of Findlay, 1000 N. Main St., Findlay, OH  45840-3695.  The University of Findlay is an equal opportunity employer and educator.