Illinois College invites applications for a sabbatical replacement for Designer/Technical Director for the spring of 2015. This position will teach Stagecraft, oversee student designers working on two one-acts (blackbox theatre) and design/manage construction/direct all technical needs for the spring musical in a 250-seat theatre (with scene shop). Includes supervision of student workers in the shop and students assisting with design/production elements. Qualifications will include an MFA, experience in both design and technical direction at the college or professional level, and commitment to teaching students in a liberal arts context.
Illinois College is a liberal arts college dedicated to providing opportunities for excellence and success to underserved students. We emphasize experiential learning, service and leadership, and helping students move towards professional careers. The College is located in Jacksonville, Illinois, a historic town 35 miles west of Springfield.
Send cover letter, resume, and three references by August 8 to: Office of Academic Affairs, Attn: Elise Meyer and Prof. Nancy Taylor Porter, Illinois College, 1101 West College Ave., Jacksonville, IL 62650; or email@example.com. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Illinois College is an equal opportunity employer, encourages applications from underrepresented minorities and women, and offers benefits to same-sex domestic partners.