This is a Permanent, Full-time position.Category: Design
The Fountain School of Performing Arts (FSPA) at Dalhousie University invites applications for full-time probationary tenure-track appointment at the rank of Lecturer/Assistant Professor commencing July 1, 2017. The successful candidate will be responsible for the costume and set design for all FSPA stage productions, and teach related courses in the Costume Studies and the Technical Theatre programs. The position is subject to budgetary approval.
Qualifications expected are MFA or equivalent terminal degree and substantial professional theatre experience with a particular emphasis on costume and set design. Evidence of effective teaching ability and experience at a post-secondary level is an asset.
Applications will be accepted until January 6, 2017 and must include a letter of application, complete curriculum vitae, a statement of artistic and teaching interests and philosophies and a completed self-identification questionnaire (available at www.dal.ca/becounted/selfid). In addition, applicants must have three referees forward confidential letters of reference by the application deadline by mail or email to:
Dr. Jacqueline Warwick, Director
Fountain School of Performing Arts
#514 – 6101 University Avenue, Dalhousie Arts Centre
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 4R2
Established in 1818, Dalhousie is a leading research-intensive university offering more than 180 degree programs in 11 faculties. It is the largest university in Atlantic Canada and is located in the heart of Halifax, a scenic coastal city and capital of Nova Scotia, which is home to 13 Mi’kmaq First Nations, a deeply rooted historical African Canadian community, and an increasingly diverse population. The Faculty of Arts and Social Science is a dynamic body of students, faculty, and staff arranged into upwards of twenty programs and departments, many offering graduate degrees. Fountain School of Performing Arts is the only university-level performing arts school east of Montreal, facilitating a range of new opportunities to students of Music, Theatre and Film Studies.