Posting Summary: The University of Virginia Department of Drama seeks applications to fill a non-tenure track instructional position in Projection/Media and Lighting Design during the 2018-2019 academic year. The successful candidate will teach studio courses on techniques and aesthetics for video projection, media design, and lighting design in the performing arts, including dance and theater.
Candidates must have experience in applying advanced and emerging digital media technologies in performing arts environment, a strong portfolio of creative work in the field, and a strong commitment to teaching. A terminal degree is expected but not required. Compensation will take the form of wages.
To apply, please complete a Candidate Profile online through jobs@UVa (https://jobs.virginia.edu), and electronically attach the following: a current CV, cover letter, and complete contact information for three professional references.
Questions regarding this position should be directed to: Colleen Kelly, firstname.lastname@example.org. Questions regarding the online application process should be directed to: Theresa Lamb, 434-924-3327, email@example.com.
The University will perform background checks on all new hires prior to making a final offer of employment.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Internal Number: 353_84977
About University of Virginia
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of benefits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.