Associate Music Director/Visiting Assistant Teaching Professor, DRAMA
Location: Syracuse, New York
Internal Number: 98880
The Department of Drama, within the College of Visual and Performing Arts, a highly ranked BFA program uniquely integrated with a major regional theater, seeks to hire a visiting assistant teaching professor to serve as associate music director and pianist for the 2023-24 academic year. We are looking for collaborative colleagues who will participate in the life of a vibrant department, and whose professional experience and creative activity will contribute to the advancement of equity, diversity, and cultural wealth. Selected candidates will serve as Music Director or Associate Music Director for one or more departmental productions, accompany classes and auditions, and depending on expertise, may teach one or more courses in the Musical Theater curriculum.
About the Department of Drama The Department of Drama offers conservatory-style training at a major American university, combined with a level of integration with a professional theater company that is unparalleled among undergraduate programs. Our bachelor of fine arts (B.F.A.) degree programs in acting, musical theater, stage management, and theater design and technology as well as our flexible bachelor of science (B.S.) degree in drama, which features a theater management track, offer unique educational experiences while supporting strong development of skills for those who wish to explore the world of professional theater in a setting that combines rigorous training with a traditional university education. To learn more about our unique affiliation with Syracuse Stage, Central New York's premier professional theater, the Tepper Semester in New York City, the Sorkin in LA Learning Practicum, and more, visit https://vpa.syr.edu/academics/drama/ About The College of Visual and Performing Arts
The College of Visual and Performing Arts at Syracuse University is committed to the education of cultural leaders who will engage and inspire audiences through performance, visual art, design, scholarship, and commentary. We provide the tools for self-discovery and risk-taking in an environment that thrives on critical thought and action. To learn more about the college, our distinguished faculty, and our program, please visit our websites at www.syr.edu, www.vpa.syr.edu.
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