This is a Temporary, Full-time position.Category: Education
The Department of Drama at the University of Saskatchewan invites applications for a twelve-month term position in Set Design at the rank of Assistant Professor, effective July 1, 2013. The successful candidate will have expertise in set, lighting and sound design, a strong teaching record at the post-secondary level, and a substantial record of professional design experience.
An MFA, or its equivalent in professional theatre experience, is required. The candidate must be capable of teaching undergraduate courses in set design and construction, lighting design, and stage management. She/he will also supervise the technical and stage management aspect of three productions for our 2013 – 2014 Greystone Mainstage season.
Interested candidates should provide a curriculum vitae and the names and contact information of three references.
Acting Head, Department of Drama
118 Science Place
University of Saskatchewan
Saskatoon, SK S7N 5E2
The College of Arts & Science (University of Saskatchewan) offers a dynamic combination of programs in the humanities and fine arts, the social sciences and the sciences. There are over 8,000 undergraduate and graduate students in the College and 325 faculty, including 12 Canada Research Chairs. The College emphasizes student and faculty research, interdisciplinary programs, community outreach and international opportunities.
The University of Saskatchewan is located in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, a city with a diverse and thriving economic base and a full range of leisure opportunities. The city boasts a vibrant arts scene including a growing number of professional theatres (both regional and independent), a symphony orchestra, and several art galleries. The University has a reputation for excellence in teaching, research and scholarly activities and offers a full range of undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs to a large student population. The University is also one of Canada’s leading research-intensive universities.
The University of Saskatchewan is committed to employment equity. Members of designated groups (women, people with aboriginal ancestry, people with disabilities and visible minorities) are encouraged to self-identify in their applications. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.