Lecturer in Technical Design in Theatre

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The Department of Theatre and Dance at Santa Clara University seeks applications for a full-time Lecturer to teach seven courses (quarter system) in technical direction and production management in theatre. All teaching will be at the undergraduate level. Courses associated with this position include (but not limited to) Introduction to Production, Production Workshop, Technical Design, Sound Design, Production Management. This is a nine-month, full-time, three-year non-tenure track teaching appointment that may be renewed for additional terms contingent upon the availability of funds, persistent programmatic need and superior performance in the areas of teaching, service and professional activity. The initial appointment is for three years with the possibility of additional terms of three years and then six years. This position has a promotion path to Senior Lecturer, a rank that includes sabbatical privileges. Lecturers have responsibilities in teaching and instructional leadership, curriculum development and advising (70%), professional activity (15%), and service (15%).

Basic Qualifications: MFA in Technical Design and Production with technical direction, production management and sound design experience in professional and/or academic theatre. Experience and commitment to working with undergraduates. Three years of teaching experience at a university. Evidence of superior teaching. Evidence of strong performance as a colleague taking part in the life and work of the department and University. Salary range: $64,174 - $71,292. Benefits competitive, including rental assistance program. Start Date: 9/01/2021.

Santa Clara University, a Jesuit, Catholic university located in California's Silicon Valley, offers its 8,800 students rigorous undergraduate curricula in arts and sciences, business, and engineering, plus master's, Ph.D., and law degrees. Distinguished for its high retention rate among western regional universities and ranked second among all master's universities in the West by U.S. News and World Report, Santa Clara University is California's oldest operating institution of higher-education. The University is focused on creating an academic community that educates citizens and leaders who will build a more just, humane, and sustainable world. For more information about Santa Clara University please visit https://www.scu.edu/. For more information about the Department of Theatre and Dance visit https://www.scu.edu/theatre/. To view the complete job description and to apply visit https://wd1.myworkdaysite.com/en-US/recruiting/scu/scu/job/Santa-Clara-CA/Lecturer--Technical-Direction-and-Production-Management-in-Theatre_R1193. Application deadline: April 30, 2021. To ensure complete consideration applications must be completed by this date. Applications must be submitted using the university's online application process. Email inquiries, letters of recommendation and additional documentation should be addressed to David Popalisky [dpopalisky@scu.edu], Chair of the Department of Theatre and Dance.

The University is committed to increasing diversity and furthering multicultural engagement among faculty, staff, and students. Candidates are encouraged to address in the letter of application their professional interest in and/or experiences relevant to achieving this goal. EO/AA employer.

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