Essential to this position is the ability to work collaboratively as a team member in rehearsals and productions. Demonstrated ability to work with individuals from a variety of communities and cultures, and a commitment to encourage and support diversity is essential.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
The Department of Theatre and Musical Theatre at Sam Houston State University invites applications for a one-year position at the Visiting Assistant Professor level, to start in fall 2019. One (1) year renewable possible. Seeking a theatre generalist with the ability to teach theatre history, theory, dramaturgy, and play analysis. Additional courses may be assigned based on successful candidate's expertise. Experience and expertise working with a diverse and creative student body is essential. Candidate will teach 12 (twelve) credit hours per semester (4 courses).
Other Specifications/Instructions for the Position:
Upload letter of application, teaching philosophy, official university transcripts and three current letters of recommendation and curriculum vita w/links to creative works along with online application at http://shsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/21678.
Internal Number: 21678
About Sam Houston State University
For more than 130 years, Sam Houston State University has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The Measure of a Life is its Service", echoes across SHSU's six colleges and beyond its Texas campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. Named for Sam Houston, Texas' greatest hero, SHSU continually strives to honor its historical roots through academic excellence that includes exceptional teaching from faculty members who care as much about their students' success as they do about furthering the knowledge of their fields. While embracing its legacy, SHSU also strives to meet the needs of contemporary students, both traditional and online. With over 20 bachelor's and graduate degrees available entirely online, and more in development each semester, SHSU Online is quickly becoming one of the best online universities in Texas.