Wesleyan Seeks POC candidates
The Wesleyan University Theater Department has a position opening posted as of 6/30/20 for a Professor of the Practice in Costume Design.
As part of our priority initiative to recruit talented and experienced professionals, spread this opportunity throughout your network of peers. They are committed to creating a diverse and vibrant department. As a self-identified POC Designer or Theater Technician, we would especially like your help to make sure this search posting reaches this specific audience of professionals.
Here is a link to the posting: http://careers.wesleyan.edu/postings/7402
Brief Job Description
The Theater Department is recruiting designers for its three-year appointment of Assistant Professor of the Practice in Costume Design. Candidates whose professional engagement as designers inform their teaching and creative practice are strongly encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will be a highly creative, intellectually curious, artist-educator who emphasizes teaching at every step of the creative process within an interdisciplinary and collaborative approach to their design practice and teaching philosophy. The Theater Department situates artistic practice, pedagogy and research in an undergraduate, liberal-arts context and explores theater from an intersectional perspective in which both scholarship and applied creative practice are emphasized by a collaborative exchange.
Any questions about the position or the department should be directed to the chair of the search: Professor & Department Chair, Ronald Jenkins firstname.lastname@example.org
Please contact Dawn Alger with any questions about the application submission and search process.