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Job Opportunities


The Department of Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance at Indiana University is seeking applications for a one year Assistant Professorship in the BFA Musical Theatre Program. Responsibilities include teaching acting and directing a musical.

The ideal candidate will have an established national profile as a director of musicals and a strong pedagogical approach to teaching acting at the professional and/or college level. Experience with Devising, Physical Theatre and Somatic Practices are valued. MFA and/or commensurate professional experience and a strong background in musical theatre are required.

In addition to the musical theatre BFA our department offers degrees in Design, History, Playwriting, Acting, Directing and Contemporary Dance. We encourage a cross disciplinary training approach that takes advantage of all IU has to offer and we seek a dedicated collaborator. Our goal is to produce well-rounded, multi-faceted musical theatre artists prepared to perform and create at the professional level.

The Department has outstanding facilities and a rich history in scholarship and theatre training.
See: http://www.theatre.indiana.edu

Review of Applications begins January 20, 2017 with start date negotiable.

Electronic applications including resumes, three letters of recommendation, links to websites or electronic portfolios should be submitted to: http://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/3234

Questions regarding the position or application process can be directed to Musical Theatre Assistant Professor Position, Attention Cindi Severance, Indiana University, 275 N. Jordan Ave, Room A252 W, Bloomington, IN 47405, or email smithcin@indiana.edu

Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status.