full time faculty search: Assistant Arts Professor in Voice and Speech


NYU, Tisch School of the Arts, Department of Drama solicits applications for an Assistant Arts Professor with expertise in Voice and Speech for the Experimental Theater Wing. This is a full time, renewable contract faculty position with full benefits and will commence in the academic year 2018-19.  In addition to teaching foundational and advanced voice and speech classes, other responsibilities may include instruction in phonetics and dialects, cross-disciplinary teaching, and coaching on projects and productions within the Experimental Theater Wing. The faculty member will also mentor students, engage in outreach activities, and contribute to the articulation and fulfillment of the educational mission of The Experimental Theater Wing, the Department of Drama, Tisch School of the Arts and New York University.

Dedicated to initiating students into the artistic process through the medium of theater for over forty years, The Experimental Theater Wing has been in the forefront of innovative theater pedagogy. It’s multi-disciplinary curriculum includes rigorous training in all areas of acting, voice, movement and devising original work. It is designed to enable graduates to meet the far- ranging demands of contemporary and traditional practice as well as become leaders in the world of theater, dance, film and television. Drama Department/ETW alumni have forged highly successful and influential careers in all areas of the field.

Qualifications Required:

Candidates should have either an MFA and/or comparable professional training (10-year minimum). Candidates should also have a minimum of five years of teaching experience at the University level or in a professional conservatory.

Application Procedures:

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter describing experience and qualifications, curriculum vitae/resume, a statement of teaching philosophy and practice relevant to this position, and three letters of recommendation.    Application can be submitted online to http://apply.interfolio.com/45630

Application deadline is November 30, 2017.

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