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The department has several work-study positions available such as: scenic construction, lighting, sound, costume construction, box office/publicity and clerical work. The duties vary according to position and skills required are: good communication skills, ability to follow directions, ability to work well with others and independently, reliability and must qualify for work-study through the Office of Financial Aid. For more information or to apply, contact David Wheeler, Technical Director of Radford University's Department of Theatre and Cinema, at dwheeler@radford.edu.


Position:  Full-time, One-year Temporary Faculty, beginning August 10, 2015.

Qualifications: The successful candidate will be a collaborator and a mentor with strong oral and written communication skills. Requirements: terminal degree in acting or directing, professional acting experience, commitment to undergraduate teaching, and directing experience. Expertise teaching in an additional theatre specialty is a plus.

Description: Duties include teaching Stanislavski-based acting courses, teaching Theatre Appreciation, directing one production, and participating in the general operation of the acting & directing program when appropriate.

Rank: Commensurate with qualifications.

To Apply:  Please send the following material via e-mail with your last name and the words “full-time temp Theatre position” in the subject line to:

Assoc. Professor Jennifer Juul
Search Committee, School of Dance & Theatre

A cover letter, CV, professional acting or directing résumé, teaching philosophy, sample syllabi, and the names and phone numbers of three professional references. Please also send links to your website, online portfolio, or online samples of your work if available. Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Information:  The Department of Theatre & Cinema is a NAST-accredited organization committed to strong academic and production programs in a liberal arts setting.  The Department offers the Bachelor of Science degree, the Bachelor of Arts degree in Theatre, and a minor in Theatre or Cinematic Arts. Students and faculty enjoy a well-equipped facility including two theatre spaces:  a 490-seat proscenium theatre and a flexible 40 X 40 black box.  Radford University is co-educational and state-supported with over 9,000 students. Radford is a city of 15,000 in the scenic New River Valley of Southwest Virginia, approximately 40 miles from Roanoke.

RADFORD UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER. All new hires will be subject to E-Verify beginning June 1, 2011. E-Verify is administered by the U. S. Department of Homeland Security, USCIS-Verification Division and the Social Security Administration and allows participating employers to electronically verify employment eligibility.

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We maintain a list of qualified individuals interested in adjunct instructor positions. To be considered, send contact information and curriculum vitae to Carl Lefko, Chair of Radford University's Department of Theatre and Cinema, at clefko@radford.edu.


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