Lecturer in Music Theatre - Music Direction Mentorship
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, IRVINE
CLAIRE TREVOR SCHOOL OF THE ARTS, DEPARTMENT OF DRAMA
The Department of Drama is establishing a search of qualified applicants for a position as part-time lecturer for the 2018-2019 academic year in the curriculum area of Music Theatre - Music Direction mentorship.
The department seeks applicants who can mentor our MFA in Music Direction candidates.
A BA or BFA in Music or Drama/Theatre Arts is required. An MFA in Conducting or Music Direction is a plus. Candidates will supervise MFA music directors in productions and projects as well as meet individually with each candidate throughout the quarter.
Base salary commensurate with training and professional experience.
Candidates for this position must have outstanding professional credits in musical theatre musical direction, composing, and/or conducting as well as a strong commitment to teaching, training, and working within the university.
Candidates must demonstrate a pedagogical and professional profile that is compatible with a distinguished graduate professional musical theatre degree program at a major research university. Candidates should have a demonstrated ability and commitment to work effectively with a diverse student population.
Candidates must apply using the online application system, RECRUIT, at https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF04869 (select "Apply Now"). Applications must include a cover letter, statement of teaching philosophy, curriculum vitae, and names/contact information of at least three references. To ensure full consideration, the application should be completed by August 31, 2018. For additional information, please contact Marcus Beeman, Department Administrator, at Drama@uci.edu.
The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
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Statement of Teaching Philosophy - See our guidance for writing a reflective teaching statement.
Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to diversity will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence.
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