Lecturer - Production Management

The University of Florida in Florida

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted March 6, 2014
Employment Type Full-time
Job Description: Position Description: Full-time, twelve month, non-tenure accruing faculty position.
Date of Expected Hire: July 1, 2014, negotiable
Responsibilities: Teach courses in stage management; supervise and mentor student stage managers. May also lead the development of a BFA specialization in stage management. Serve as the Production and Facilities Manager for the school while supervising an Assistant Production Manager.

Minimum Requirements: Terminal Degree in Theatre, Dance, or a performing arts-related field or professional equivalent. This position requires a detail-oriented person with strong computer, writing, organizational, and interpersonal communication skills. Must have some experience in organizational management.

Preferred Qualifications: Preference will be given to those candidates with an MFA in Stage Management, professional experience as a production stage manager, teaching/mentoring of student stage managers, and whose organizational management experience is in the academic, theatre/dance-related setting.

Health Assessment Required: No
Special instructions to applicants: Applications must be submitted via the University of Florida's online application system at https://jobs.ufl.edu. Online applications must include the following: (1) a detailed letter of application, including a statement of teaching philosophy; (2) professional resume or CV. The online application system will prompt the applicant for the names and contact information of three recommenders; then the system will email the recommenders directly to request the upload of a letter directly to the application system. The Search Committee may request additional materials at a later time. Review of applications will begin March 28, 2014 and continue until an applicant pool is established. To ensure full consideration, all application documents must be submitted by March 28, 2014, when the search committee will begin reviewing applications. Applications received after this date may be considered at the discretion of the committee and/or hiring authority.
Additional materials may be sent to:
Chair, Production Management Search Committee
School of Theatre and Dance
The College of Fine Arts
University of Florida
P.O. Box 15900
Gainesville, Fl 32611
Email: rremshardt@arts.ufl.edu
The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff.
Final candidates will be required to provide official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered "official" if a designation of "Issued to Student" is visible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at http://www.naces.org/.

Posting Date: 03/04/2014
Closing Date:
Open Until Filled: Yes

How To Apply

You can apply for this position online at https://jobs.ufl.edu/postings/52105