This is a 9-month, tenure-track or fixed term position beginning in August, 2019 with primary responsibilities in teaching Acting, Directing, Script Analysis, Theatre History, and other courses as needed. Main stage directing assignments as needed.
MFA in Theatre Arts with emphasis in Acting or Directing or a PhD in Theatre Arts with significant performance/production experience. Three years teaching experience at the University Level. Three years of professional credentials.
Five years teaching experience at the University Level.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Hard copy application materials will not be considered. Complete application on line and include current curriculum vitae, a letter of application; a list of three references (include complete contact information); and unofficial transcripts. Review of applications will begin immediately. For questions or additional information, contact search chair Claire Eye at firstname.lastname@example.org.
WCU embraces its role as a regionally engaged university and is designated by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as a community engaged university. Preference will be given to candidates who can demonstrate a commitment to public engagement through their teaching, service, and scholarship.
As the westernmost institution in the University of North Carolina system, WCU provides comprehensive educational opportunities to residents in the state’s western region and attracts students from around the globe to explore the region’s vast natural diversity. Founded in 1889 as a teaching college, Western Carolina now provides an education to more than 10,000 students in undergraduate and graduate programs.