The Professor of Practice in Technical Theatre will possess expertise in scenic construction and lighting design, with the ability to oversee all technical aspects of theatre and dance productions. The Professor of Practice will teach three courses (two sections of Stagecraft, one section of Introduction to Lighting Design) per year, and fill 3 course equivalencies. These equivalencies involve facilitating scenic construction for one faculty-directed play per year and lighting and sound for one faculty-directed dance concert per year. This Professor of Practice will construct scenery, hang and focus lighting, manage inventories, maintain facilities and equipment, and purchase specific materials needed for production. The candidate chosen will oversee the work of students in scenic construction, specialty property construction, lighting, sound, media and stage management.
Wheaton is a private coeducational liberal arts college within easy commuting distance of Boston and Providence. We have nearly 1,700 undergraduates from 40 U.S. States and more than 70 countries. Nearly 23% of our undergraduates are U.S. students of color and 11% are international citizens. Wheaton College is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and does not discriminate against any individual or group on the basis of gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, race, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, or disability. In a continuing effort to maintain and enrich an intellectually diverse learning environment, the Department and the College actively encourages applications from women and members of underrepresented groups.
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