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Job ID: 122957

Technical Director
Lehigh University

Date Posted May 3, 2019
Title Technical Director
University Lehigh University
Bethlehem, PA, United States
Department Department of Theatre
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Adjunct/Clinical Professor
    Professional Staff
  • Drama/Theater/Theater Education

Exciting opportunity to join Lehigh University’s Department of Theatre and Zoellner Art Center as a technical director! LEHIGH UNIVERSITY seeks a strong leader to coordinate and supervise the completion of technical and scenic construction needs for the Department of Theatre, including four mainstage productions and several smaller black box performances per academic year. Coordinate departmental use of scene shop, theatres, and other spaces shared with Zoellner Arts Center, and take part in general technical service planning. Work closely with faculty, guests, and arts center staff, provide oversight for calendar, budgets, production meetings, and technical rehearsals. Appointment as an adjunct assistant professor in Lehigh’s NAST-accredited BA theatre program teaching courses in areas of expertise. Supervise the scene shop and build scenery with assistant technical director, student crews, and wage employees. MFA in technical theatre or equivalent for this staff /adjunct faculty position. This is a 12-month exempt staff position, eligible to participate in Lehigh University’s benefits program. Salary in the mid-50,000 range. Lehigh University welcomes candidates from all backgrounds and is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace. This is a great place to call home, nestled in the Lehigh Valley a short distance from Philadelphia and NYC.

  • Lehigh University is an Affirmative action, Equal Opportunity Employer. Men and women of diverse racial/ethnic backgrounds and cultures are encouraged to apply.

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