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Visiting Assistant Professor of Musical Theatre

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Posting Number F000102
Position Title Visiting Assistant Professor of Musical Theatre
Department Theatre
Division College of Arts & Sciences
FLSA Status Exempt
Faculty Status Non-Tenure Track
Supervisor Title CHAIR-THE
Status Full-time Visiting Faculty
Tenure Track No
Position Summary

The Department of Theatre in the College of Arts and Sciences at North Central College invites applications for a one-year, full-time visiting position in Musical Theatre at the rank of assistant professor, beginning September 1, 2018. Applicants should hold an M.F.A. in musical theatre, or an equivalent terminal degree in a closely related field, and must demonstrate commitment to teaching excellence, mentoring of students, and ongoing scholarship. Qualified applicants should be able to provide musical direction for our production season and teach undergraduate coursework in topics such as Music Theory for Actors, Acting for the Musical Stage, American Musical Theatre, and Audition and Portfolio.

Founded in 1861, North Central College is a selective, comprehensive liberal arts institution of about 3000 students, located 28 miles west of Chicago in Naperville. The college is within walking distance of the Naperville Metra station and is next to downtown Naperville. The Naperville area is home to many excellent school districts and Naperville, IL has been ranked as one of the best places to live by Money magazine. For more information, please visit:

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae and professional resume, a statement of teaching philosophy, and contact information for three professional references.

For further information, please email Dr. John Warrick, Chair, Department of Theatre, at

Review of applications begins April 30 and continues until the position is filled.

Employment Conditions

An offer of employment is contingent upon successful completion of the College’s background screening process.

Number of Vacancies 1

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EEO Statement

North Central College is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to increasing the diversity of our workforce. North Central College provides reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities where appropriate. If you need reasonable accommodation, please notify the Office of Human Resource. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Interest
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Resume
  4. Teaching Philosophy
  5. Names and contact information of three professional references
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