The Department of Performance Design and Technology in the Division of PerformingArts at Alfred University is seeking applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor inPerformance, Design & Technology (PDAT). Candidates should have excellentcollaboration and teaching skills, and have experience in lighting, scenic, makeup &costume design with an expertisein scenic and lighting.Candidates should demonstrate strong scholarship and/or artistic practice and have demonstrable excellent skills in teaching undergraduates from a variety of backgrounds and experiences.The teaching responsibilities of 12 credits per semester include courses including set, lighting makeup, costume, and advanced courses in areas of design and, and designing for divisional productions. Thesuccessful candidate will also engage in divisional service.The Division of Performing Arts includes four departments: theater, music, dance and performance design and technology housed in excellent facilities. Theatre and Music offer BA degrees and PDAT & Dance offer minors.The Division of Performing Arts is part of Alfred University, an accredited member of theMiddle States Association of Colleges and Schools.
Qualifications MFA (preferred) or MA in an area of design for theater, or their equivalent.A demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching with record of active performancepractice.A minimum of two years of previous college-level teaching experience ispreferred.ApplicationRequirements: Letter of applicationCurriculum vitaeLink to website with portfolio imagesNames and contact information of three referencesReview of application materials will begin immediately and continue until the position has been filled.Alfred University actively subscribes to a policy of equal employment opportunity, and will not discriminate against any employee, student or applicant because of race, age, sex, color, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, physical or mental disability, religion, ancestry or national origin, marital status, genetic information, military or veteran status, domestic violence victim status, criminal conviction status, political affiliation or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Protected veterans, minorities and women are encouraged to apply.