The Syracuse University Department of Drama seeks to hire an Assistant Professor of Acting for a tenure-track position beginning in Fall 2019. The position will teach all levels of acting in a Stanislavski-based curriculum, as well as acting and auditioning for the camera; the position will also direct productions for the department. Additional expertise in related areas (particularly non-Stanislavski-based approaches to performance) is desirable. Successful candidates will demonstrate the ability and willingness to collaborate with Acting Program faculty in the development of a curriculum that builds on a strong existing foundation and responds effectively to the artistic needs of an ever-changing profession. The department is interested in candidates whose teaching, creative activity, and/or professional experience will contribute to the understanding of diversity and equity, or which addresses questions of interest to historically under-represented or underserved communities. Continued professional creative work and/or research, as well as service and committee work for the Department, the College of Visual and Performing Arts, and the University is expected.
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