The Syracuse University Department of Drama seeks to hire a Visiting Assistant Teaching Professor of Musical Theater Performance for a one-year, non-tenure-track position beginning in Fall 2019. The position will teach all levels of musical theater performance (acting the song) and will also direct a Spring 2020 mainstage production of the Rodgers and Hammerstein revue It's A Grand Night for Singing. Additional expertise in related areas (particularly, diverse genres and styles as applied to musical theater) is desirable. Successful candidates will demonstrate the ability and willingness to collaborate with Musical Theater Program faculty in the delivery 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.
Internal Number: 79796
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