Drew University is seeking a part-time Costume Shop Supervisor to oversee the daily activities of the costume shop. This position has an annual work schedule of 9 months at 30 hours per week.
Organization and maintenance of the costume shop, its equipment, supplies and costume stock
Train and supervise students in the safe and proper use of tools and equipment
Teach students appropriate construction techniques
Work with student designers to help them realize their design ideas
Supervise students in immersive experiences as part of Drew University’s launch program
Other duties as assigned
Minimum Education and Experience
Vocational training in costume design and construction
Preferred Education and Experience:
BA or MFA preferred.
Experience running a costume shop is desirable
To apply, submit the following materials to [email protected]. Please include your name in the subject. Please apply by March 15, 2020.
Statement of philosophy while working with students.
About Drew University:
Drew University, located on a beautiful, wooded,186-acre campus in Madison, New Jersey, includes the College of Liberal Arts, the Theological School and the Caspersen School of Graduate Studies. It has a total enrollment of more than 2,100 students with 145 full-time faculty members. Over 35% of our undergraduate students are from underrepresented groups, and we were recently ranked 19th among baccalaureate institutions for the number of international students enrolled. The Theological and Caspersen Schools offer master’s and doctoral degrees, and the College confers bachelor’s degrees in 32 disciplines.
Drew is dedicated to exceptional faculty mentorship and hands-on learning that successfully prepares students for their futures. Students regularly connect with local communities, and because of our proximity to New York City, we are home to multiple New York Semester experiences for our undergraduate students: Wall Street, United Nations, Contemporary Art, Communications and Media, Social Entrepreneurship, and New York Theatre. The University also houses the Charles A. Dana Research Institute for Scientists Emeriti, the Center for Global Education, the Center for Civic Engagement, the Center on Religion, Culture & Conflict, and the United Methodist Archives and History Center. Drew also recently received a multi-year grant to transform teaching and learning in the humanities by incorporating emerging digital technologies, methods, and pedagogies.
To enrich education through diversity, Drew University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. In accordance with Department of Homeland Security regulations, a successful candidate must be authorized to work in the United States. These positions are subject to a background check.
Internal Number: HR0220-1
About Drew University
Drew University's highest priority is excellence in liberal education in a changing world environment. This priority guides the planning, implementing, and evaluating of the programs and activities of the University as well as the stewardship of its varied resources.