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, 2011. The successful candidate will have expertise in set, lighting and sound design, a good teaching record, and a strong record of professional design experience. The candidate must be capable of teaching undergraduate courses in set design and construction, lighting design, and stage management. S/he will also supervise the technical and stage management aspect of four productions for our Greystone mainstage season.
An MFA, or its equivalent in professional theatre experience, is required.
Interested candidates should provide a curriculum vitae and the names and contact information of three references. Application deadline is May 27th , 2011.
Salary: $80,000 range
Head, Department of Drama
118 Science Place
University of Saskatchewan
Saskatoon, SK S7N 5E2
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.
In accordance with the University’s Employment Equity Policy, the department welcomes applications from all qualified candidates. People of Aboriginal descent, women, members of visible minorities, and people with disabilities are invited to identify themselves as members of these designated groups in their applications. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, but Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.