This is a one-year, fixed-term position for our well-established, rigorous BFA program in Theatre Arts Education. Responsibilities will include: teaching theatre education and theatre for youth classes, such as Creative Dramatics, as well as Introduction to Acting I and Introduction to Theatre; mentoring student interns and supervising them on-site in NC public schools; directing fully mounted Theatre for Young Audiences shows; and teaching other classes in candidate's area of specialization and/or as assigned.
East Carolina University is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Theatre.
This position is contingent upon available funding.
Special Instructions To Application:
Applicants must complete a candidate profile online via www.jobs.ecu.edu. In addition, applicants must submit the documents requested in order to be considered for the position.
Resume / Curriculum Vitae
List of at least 3 References with Contact Information
Cover Letter / Letter of Interest
Three letters of recommendation are required for employment. Please be aware that if selected as a candidate of choice, an automatic e-mail will be sent to the individuals entered by the applicant in the References section of the PeopleAdmin applicant tracking system. Letters of recommendation submitted via the applicant tracking system will be verified and considered towards meeting this requirement. Original, official transcripts will also be required.
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.
To be considered for this position, applicants must have a Masters in Theatre Education, as well as hold (or be eligible to hold) NC Licensure in Theatre Arts Education upon date of employment. Other requirements include: experience with edTPA and teaching in K-12 public schools; directing and touring credentials in Theatre for Young Audiences; and a record of Community Engagement projects and outreach.
Full time or Part time: Full Time
Position Location (city): Greenville
Position Number: 935017
Organizational Unit Overview:
The School of Theatre and Dance is dedicated to providing undergraduate students with superior, professional training in theatre and dance. In our rigorous, conservatory-style training within a liberal arts setting, students are taught and mentored by a diverse faculty of active professionals, who work to prepare them intellectually, artistically, and practically, to be leaders in their chosen profession.
To be a national model for student success, public service and regional transformation, East Carolina University uses innovative learning strategies and delivery methods to maximize access; prepares students with the knowledge, skills and values to succeed in a global, multicultural society; develops tomorrow's leaders to serve and inspire positive change; discovers new knowledge and innovations to support a thriving future for eastern North Carolina and beyond; transforms health care, promotes wellness, and reduces health disparities; and improves qualify of life through cultural enrichment, academics, the arts, and athletics. We accomplish our mission through education, research, creative activities, and service while being good stewards of the resources entrusted to us. East Carolina University delivers on the promise of opportunity. We open doors. We improve lives. We transform the present, and we discover the future. In these ways and more, we serve our community, our state, our nation and our world as together we reach toward our greatest potential. Tomorrow starts here.