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Job ID: 117116

Assistant Professor
Marshall University

Date Posted Dec. 13, 2018
Title Assistant Professor
University Marshall University
Huntington, WV, United States
Department Theatre
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Aug. 15, 2019
  • Assistant Professor
  • Performance Studies
    Drama/Theater/Theater Education

Position Information
Banner Position Number 000031
Position Title Assistant Professor – Theatre
Classification Title Assistant Professor
Department Theatre – Dance – MU2240
Location MU – Marshall University
Salary Range Commensurate with education and experience.

Position Summary Information
Job Description Marshall University’s School of Theatre invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of assistant professor, to begin in August, 15, 2019. This is a Movement/Acting position with a full time, nine-month appointment. The successful candidate will have substantial experience as an acting teacher as well as in teaching a range of movement-based techniques which may include, but are not limited to mask technique, Qualities of Movement (Chekhov), stage combat, musical theatre, Alexander Technique, Viewpoints, Laban, Biomechanics, Lecoq, etc… Candidates given strongest consideration will have evidence of a national reputation in the field or evidence of potential for national recognition as well as an awareness of current and emerging trends in the acting profession. Responsibilities include teaching and advising BFA and BA theatre majors and minors, directing season productions, participating in faculty governance and service to the school, college, and university. MFA or equivalent terminal degree in acting or performance areas; professional experience; professional affiliation; evidence of successful teaching in a university setting; and evidence of professional creative works.
Must be able to perform all essential job duties as outlined in the job description.

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Date posted: December 11, 2018 and remain open until filled.

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Contact Information

  • Howard Reynolds
    Marshall University
    1 John Marshall Drive
    Huntington, WV
  • 3046962446


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