Design and Production
The University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Fine Arts, Department of Theatre and Dramatic Arts invites applications for a 3-year term appointment in Design and Production at the rank of Instructor, commencing July 1, 2015. This position is subject to the approval of the Board of Governors.
Applicants should hold a terminal degree in Theatre/Dramatic Arts and a record of professional theatre activity. Applicants must possess experience in costume design, garment construction and stage makeup; proficiency in additional design areas is beneficial. The University aspires to hire individuals who have demonstrated excellence in teaching and research/creative activity.
The successful candidate will teach courses in costume design, production and other topics in her or his area of expertise, and will also design for the Department’s productions. Active contribution to the Department of Theatre and Dramatic Arts and the Faculty of Fine Arts is expected.
The Faculty of Fine Arts offers degree programs in Drama, Art, Music and New Media within a liberal education context and focuses on excellence in teaching and research/creative activity. The Centre for the Arts features outstanding equipment, facilities and staff. For more information about the University of Lethbridge and our programs, please visit our websites at:
Applicants should submit a letter of interest describing all areas of teaching expertise and professional activity, along with a current curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and digital portfolio. Please have three confidential letters of reference from qualified referees sent directly to the Dean of Fine Arts by the closing date. Any electronic documents, images, audio, or video must be submitted on a disc or be available online throughout the period of the search.
Applications must be received by the closing date of April 24, 2015.
Address applications by email or regular mail to:
Dr. Edward Jurkowski, Dean
Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Lethbridge
4401 University Drive
Lethbridge, AB T1K 3M4
Tel: (403) 329-2155 • Fax: (403) 382-7127
The University is an equal opportunity employer. The position is open to all qualified applicants, although preference is given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada. The University is an inclusive and equitable campus encouraging applications from qualified women and men, including persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities and Aboriginal persons.