Vacant Positions Get an Inside Look

Carnegie Mellon University School of Drama

Assistant Professor of Acting

Carnegie Mellon University School of Drama, a professional BFA acting conservatory program, seeks a full time Acting teacher at the level of Assistant Professor (Tenure Track).

Ideally, applicants should have at least five years teaching experience, an MFA in an appropriate field plus substantial professional acting credits. Candidates should be able to teach a range of acting styles and methodologies and support collaborative interactions between faculty, staff and students. This position is Pittsburgh-based.

Application deadline is January 1, 2015. The start date for the hire is August 2016.

Please email cover letter, detailed CV, teaching philosophy, and three references by deadline with the subject line ACTING SEARCH to:

Anthony McKay, Associate Professor of Drama
Search Chair
drama-facultysearch@andrew.cmu.edu

Inquiries by email to drama-relations@andrew.cmu.edu

Statement of Assurance

Carnegie Mellon considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. For the complete Statement of Assurance, please click on the link below:
http://www.cmu.edu/policies/documents/SoA.html

 

Carnegie Mellon University – Associate Professor of Voice and Speech

Carnegie Mellon University School of Drama, a professional BFA Acting Conservatory program, seeks a full-time Associate Professor of Speech and Dialects (tenure-track).

Applicant should have at least five years of teaching experience plus substantial professional acting, directing or coaching credentials. Candidate should be able to teach a phonetic system based on Edith Skinner's methods as well as experience or certification with one of the major systems of voice training such as Linklater, Lessac or Fitzmaurice. The faculty member will coordinate with the voice work taught throughout the undergraduate curriculum. The teacher will instruct a first year Speech and Phonetics class and yearlong dialects and accents class and be responsible for coaching various productions. Directing mainstage or studio theater productions is also a possibility.

Applicants should have interest in professional development and work to keep teaching current and directly relating to the professional demands of the actor.

Candidates will ideally have:
• An MFA in a related field or equivalent professional experience.

• University level or professional level teaching experience preferred.

• Ability to work collaboratively with faculty in all areas (especially movement, acting, voice) in a professional training program.

Applicant should submit a recent curriculum vita, three letters of recommendation and a summary of teaching philosophy.

Deadline for application is December 1, 2015 (for priority consideration) or until the position is filled.

Materials should be sent via email with the subject line: VOICE AND SPEECH APPLICANT to:

Don Wadsworth
Option Coordinator
Acting/Music Theater
drama-facultysearch@andrew.cmu.edu

DRAMA.CMU.EDU

Statement of Assurance

Carnegie Mellon considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. For the complete Statement of Assurance, please click on the link below:
http://www.cmu.edu/policies/documents/SoA.html

Costume Studio Manager

Our Costume Studio Manager must be able to balance managing the operations of a costume studio in which approximately 25 overlapping productions per year (of varying levels of production) are produced, fostering a professional positive collaborative studio environment, and ensuring work of a high standard that meets design goals. The Studio Manager will engage in long-range, seasonal, production and day-to-day planning. The Studio Manager will also supervise a team of professional and student craftspeople.

The studio functions as a classroom while operationally supporting the productions of the School of Drama. Engagement with faculty on educational goals is essential, as are mentoring production and design students in the studio, and some introductory costume production classroom teaching.

Learn more and apply here: https://cmu.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?job=2002394


04.15.2015
DONATE NOW!