UNLV DEPARTMENT OF THEATRE is searching a one year Visiting Assistant Professor position available Fall 2019.  Duties include: teaching classes in Theatre Technology, mentoring technical direction students at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and supervising technical direction of productions associate with the Nevada Conservatory Theatre.  Other responsibilities include: supervision of technical theatre students in connection with the operation, maintenance, and general activities in association with the department’s Nevada Conservatory Theatre.

Qualifications include an MFA in Theatre with an emphasis in Technical Direction or an MA with equivalent professional experience. College or university teaching experience with knowledge of Vectorworks & CAD, rigging, carpentry, welding, traditional scenery construction techniques, motion control and emerging technologies, effective oral/written communication skills, and the ability to work effectively with others is essential.

Application materials must include a current resume or CV, detailed cover letter, and names, address and telephone numbers of three professional references.  The review of materials will begin June 1, 2019.  Materials should be addressed to Norma Saldivar, Chair/Executive Director and sent to norma.saldivar@unlv.edu.  UNLV is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity educator and employer committed to excellence through diversity. Position is contingent upon funding.

To apply for this job email your details to daniela.lopez@unlv.edu