Faculty Position (exempt)
Position TitleASSISTANT PROFESSOR, THEATRE ARTS
DepartmentTheatre Arts - College of Arts and Sciences
Basic FunctionCalifornia Lutheran University’s Department of Theatre Arts invites applications for a full-time tenure track (assistant professor) Costume/Makeup Design faculty position to begin August 25, 2014 (possible January 21, 2014 start date).
Representative DutiesDuties include: Costume/Makeup Design for Mainstage productions, supervision of costume shop and construction labs, run crews, and supervise student designers. Teach design courses and multiple costume construction labs and make-up design labs.
Education and ExperienceMinimum qualifications: MFA or PhD in costuming with strong design and construction skills. Professional experience desirable. A collaborative approach to theatre, commitment to the instruction of undergraduates in a liberal arts environment, and demonstrated peer reviewed scholarship are integral to this position.
EnvironmentCLU is an accredited, private, comprehensive university located midway between Santa Barbara and Los Angeles. Additional information may be found at www.callutheran.edu. California Lutheran University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The University encourages candidates who will contribute to the cultural diversity of CLU to apply. All offers will be contingent upon the completion of a successful background check.
Application ProcedurePlease send a letter of application, CV with a list of three references, samples of design, and a completed Faculty Employment Application (found at http://www.callutheran.edu/hr/documents/FacultyAppSept12.pdf ) to:
Professor Kenneth Gardner, Chair, Theatre Arts Department
California Lutheran University
60 W. Olsen Road, #7800
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
Review of applications will begin November 18, 2013.
California Lutheran University is an equal opportunity employer. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process can be provided to individuals with qualifying disabilities. Please contact the Human Resources Department for further information or to request an accommodation.