Assistant Professor- Musical Theatre
The Theatre Department in the Conservatory of Performing Arts at Point Park University is seeking a full time assistant/associate professor specializing in musical theatre. This is a maximum three year visiting professor appointment beginning in the fall of 2018. A terminal degree preferred. (MFA in Musical Direction, MM) The ideal candidate will have experience teaching at the collegiate level and professional experience as a music director, excellent piano and arranging skills, extensive knowledge of and experience in musical theater repertoire and vocal styles, professional theatre and the audition process. Additional duties include advising, university and departmental committee service. We seek a colleague to join a group of collaborative faculty, staff, and students. Our conservatory training program is a rigorous training program for the professional singer/actor/dancer with a sequence of studies focusing on individual artistic development and acquiring professional skills.
Qualified candidates should submit a letter of application, Resume/CV, statement of teaching philosophy, and list of 5 references with contact information to: Attention: THEATRE FACULTY SEARCH, Assistant Professor of Music Theatre, Conservatory of Performing Arts, Point Park University, 201 Wood Street, Suite 625 LH, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 or by e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org. If submitting your application by e-mail, please note that the subject line MUST STATE: THEATRE FACULTY SEARCH, Assistant Professor Music Theatre. Salary is commensurate with credentials and experience. Position is subject to approval of funding. Review of candidates will begin immediately, and will continue until the position is filled. The Theatre Department is committed to building a diverse academic community. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Point Park University is an equal opportunity employer.