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Visiting Assistant Professor in Acting

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title Visiting Assistant Professor in Acting
Requisition Number FE01175
Working Title
Department Name 8X300:Fine Arts - Theatre Arts
Work Location Lexington, KY
Type of Position Faculty
Position Time Status Full-Time
Tenure Track Status Non-Tenure Track
Required Education

Master of Fine Arts

Required Related Experience

College-level teaching experience; background in teaching Stanislavski technique.

Required License/Registration/Certification

NA

Job Summary

The University of Kentucky Department of Theatre seeks a 1-Semester Visiting Assistant Professor of Acting for a non tenure-track appointment beginning January 2018. Ability to mentor and train undergraduate actors and ties to the professional theatre expected. Responsibilities include teaching all levels of acting from improvisation to Shakespeare; mentor students for professional auditions; and participate in recruitment.

Please include a CV and cover letter along with application. In addition, please include contact information for at least three references in the application.

Application deadline is November 1, 2017.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply 11/01/2017
Open Until Filled No
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Posting Specific Questions

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  1. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's Online Employment System?
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Inside Higher Ed
    • Higher Ed Jobs.com
    • Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • Academic Keys
    • Latinos in Higher Education
    • Indeed.com
    • A colleague, friend, and/or family member
    • None of the Above

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vita
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents