The Department of Theatre, Film, and Digital Production seeks one lecturer for the Fall 2020 quarter to direct our department production of Water by the Spoonful. Instruction and direction for this production will be in a remote format through Zoom. A familiarity with Zoom technology and the ability to communicate through technological means will be a plus for this position.
The director will be appointed as lecturer for the course TFDP 170: Performance in Production and will guide undergraduate actors and work with a full production design team. At the end of the quarter, the directors will assign grades to each student in the class based on their performances throughout rehearsal and performances. The position is scheduled to begin on October 1, 2020 and is contingent on the availability of funds.
Our department is committed to reflecting our student diversity in the ways in which we cast and produce our work.
Salary: Approximately $9396.83 per course per quarter
Qualifications: Required: MA, MFA, Ph.D. or equivalent experience (3 years professional and/or university directing experience) and a record of professional and/or university directing.
Preferred: Teaching and/or directing experience at the university level is desired. A familiarity with Zoom technology and the ability to communicate through technological means will be a plus for this position. UCR is a world-class research university with an exceptionally diverse undergraduate student body. Its mission is explicitly linked to providing routes to educational success for underrepresented and first-generation college students. A commitment to this mission is a preferred qualification.
Application: Review of applications will begin August 30, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled. Please submit the following:
* Letter of application * Curriculum vitae * Copy of highest degree transcript * Three current letters of recommendation * Evidence of teaching experience (1-3 sample syllabi of previously taught courses or a sample of student evaluations) * Statement of contributions to diversity that addresses past and/or potential contributions to diversity through teaching, research, professional activity, and/or service
Inquiries can be made to:
Bryan Bradford, Administrative Coordinator UCR Department of Theatre, Film, and Digital Production [email protected]
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: JPF01310
About University of California Riverside
A University of Distinction and Diversity widely recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the nation, the University of California, Riverside current enrollment is more than 20,000 students, with a goal of 21,000 students by 2020. The campus is in the midst of a tremendous growth spurt with new and remodeled facilities coming on-line on a regular basis.UCR is located approximately 50 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. UCR is also within easy driving distance of dozens of major cultural and recreational sites, as well as desert, mountain and coastal destinations. UCR is one of 10 universities within the prestigious University of California system, and the only UC located in Inland Southern California.