Visiting Assistant Professor of Theatre Arts/Production Management

Stockton University

Galloway, NJ

ID: 7062414
Posted: November 19, 2019
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Stockton University is ranked among the top public universities in the Northeast with more than 160 undergraduate and graduate programs, as well as continuing education opportunities. The University, one hour from Philadelphia and two hours from New York City, offers unique living and learning environments throughout southern New Jersey, including the 1,600 acre Galloway campus in the Pinelands National Reserve and Stockton University Atlantic City, located on the Boardwalk, just steps from the beach. Additional locations include Hammonton, Manahawkin and Woodbine. As a public university, Stockton provides an environment for excellence to a diverse student body, including those from underrepresented populations, through an interdisciplinary approach to liberal arts, sciences and professional education. Founded in 1969, Stockton held its first classes in 1971 and is planning its 50th anniversary. The University’s commitment to cultural diversity and its welcoming and vibrant community makes Stockton a great place to learn and work! Learn more about the many reasons to choose Stockton at

The Theatre Program at Stockton University is seeking applicants for a Visiting Assistant Professor of Theatre Arts/Production Management in support of its Liberal Arts BA Performing Arts program for Spring 2020.

Teach at least 3 courses in Theatre and the Liberal Arts
Mentor students
Serve as Production Manager for the Theatre program
Help lead design and production elements of the season including stage management and technical theatre tasks
Facilitate producer tasks
Collaborate with the Performing Arts faculty
Lead public relations, utilizing digital and traditional methods to communicate effectively with current students and prospective students, as well as alumni and the community
Be a conduit between the Stockton Theatre faculty and Stockton Technical Director
Help to build a strong organizational theatre production program, including the use of digital arts to organize and structure the program
The ability to support Stockton University’s diversity commitment and strong student-centered vision and mission.
Required Qualifications:

Master’s Degree (M.A., etc.) in Theater-related field, in hand at time of appointment
Past professional experience as a production manager
Demonstrated abilities and past professional experience in helping to manage/produce a Performing Arts Program's production season
Demonstrated abilities and past professional experience in a diverse range of technical theatre arts.
Preferred Qualifications:

Demonstrated abilities in teaching and/or mentoring others in technical theatre arts
Demonstrated abilities and past professional experience as a stage manager and digital organizer
Teaching experience
Minimum Education Required: Master's Degree
Required Documents: Curriculum Vitae, Letter of Interest, Scholarly or Creative Work Samples, Unofficial Transcripts


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