Lecturer - Full-Time (Theater Arts)

Contact Joshua Oliver
Pittsburgh, PA, US
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The Department of Theatre Arts at the University of Pittsburgh invites applications for a non-tenure-track, three-year renewable position, beginning August 2020, pending budgetary approval. The successful candidate will have considerable experience in musical theatre performance with an expertise in vocal-coaching large- and small-scale musicals, and experience in teaching college-level musical theatre. This position will provide instruction, coaching, and support for the performance, academic, and production programs. The ability to serve as a musical director as well as the ability to teach introductory non-musical acting courses is highly desirable. Lecturers are expected to attend faculty meetings, serve on committees, interact with the off-campus community, and participate fully in the administrative duties of the Theatre Arts Department.

Qualifications: An MFA is preferred. BFA or BA will be considered with significant professional and teaching experience; evidence of at least one year of successful college teaching experience; demonstrated professional-level artistry in field of musical theatre. Strong written and oral communication skills required. Please include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, diversity statement, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and contact information for three references.

To apply, please use the following link: https://facultysearch.as.pitt.edu/apply/index/ Mjcy.

Please direct any questions to Musical Theatre Lecturer Search Committee Contact: Joshua Oliver Department of Theatre Arts Email: josholiver@pitt.edu

For full consideration, applications should be received by November 1st, 2019.

The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/ Disabled.