Job: University Costume Design

University of Wisconsin – Parkside
Lecturer/Guest Artist, Costume Design

(The due date was May 4 for first look at apps but seems to be open until filled)

The Theatre Arts Department invites immediate applications for a one year lecturer/guest artist position in costume and make up design and technology.

This is a one year position (2009-2010 academic year) begins August 15, 2009 with the possibility of one-year renewal.

Courses to be taught include costume craft, costume design, make up, and theatre appreciation. This artist/educator will also design costumes and make up for 3-4 fully produced productions.

Required: MFA in theatrical design (costume and make up); proven teaching and academic theatre experience; professional design credits; experience in advising and mentoring student designers; and Computer Assisted Design skills.

Budgeting experience and a background in multicultural theatre; ability to teach and mentor students in other related design/technology areas; experience in teaching Theatre Appreciation (and/or other theatre general education courses).

Review of Applications:
Applications received by May 4, 2009 are ensured full consideration; position is open until filled. Please send cover letter, curriculum vitae, design resume, portfolio samples, and reference list to:
Karen Sorensen
Theatre Lecturer Search
University of Wisconsin-Parkside
900 Wood Road
Kenosha, WI 53144

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