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Posting Summary

Posting Number FAC00016PO17
Classification Title Instructor
Internal Title Instructor
Campus Columbia 01
College/Division College of Arts and Sciences
Department Theatre and Dance
Advertised Salary Range $42,000.00
Location of Vacancy
Part/Full Time Full Time
Hours per week 37.5
Hours per year 1560
Position Category Full-time Equivalent (FTE)
Basis 9 months
Work County Richland 40
Tenure Information Non-Tenure-Track
Job Search Category Faculty-Non-Tenured

About UofSC

The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.

Benefits for FTE Positions

The University of South Carolina (UofSC), through the State of SC and Public Employee Benefit Authority (PEBA), offers state employees a valuable benefits package, including health and life insurance, generous paid leave and retirement programs. To learn more about UofSC benefits, access the benefits section on the Applicant Portal.

Position Description

Advertised Job Summary

9 month annual appointment, non-tenure track instructor of Production Stage Management/ Arts Management in the Department of Theatre and Dance to begin August 16, 2017. Job responsibilities will include teaching two courses per semester in Arts Management, Stage Management, and/or Producing for Theatre; supervision of a 1 credit hour student theatre laboratory course; the production/company management of four Mainstage productions and the supervision/training of student stage managers.

Required Education and Experience

MA or MFA in Theatre or comparable professional management experience is required. Applicants must have experience coordinating Equity/URTA guest artist contracts, proven managerial skills, adeptness working with student/ non-professional design/technical crews, and the ability to work in a collaborative, team-based environment.

Preferred Qualifications

Desirable candidates will have prior experience in the following: teaching at the undergraduate level, professional production/stage management, developing course curriculum, and arts management/entrepreneurship.

Posting Detail Information

Desired Start Date 08/16/2017
Job Open Date 07/07/2017
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
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Position Attributes

Safety Sensitive or Security Sensitive Yes

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Other Supporting Documents
  4. Letter of Recommendation 1
  5. Letter of Recommendation 2
  6. Letter of Recommendation 3
Optional Documents