Artist in Residence

Updated: 3 months ago
Location: Durham, NORTH CAROLINA
Deadline: 03 Apr 2023
Position ID:Duke -TheaterStudies -2324AIR [#24371, 1554]
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Position Type:Non-regular rank faculty
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map ]
Subject Areas: Theater Studies / Acting , Directing
Appl Deadline:2023/04/03 11:59PM **
Position Description:  Apply    
The Department of Theater Studies at Duke University in Durham, NC invites applications for an Artist in Residence to begin July 2023. This full-time, one-year, non-renewable position is intended for a recent graduate of an MFA program (2020 or later preferred) in either Acting or Directing; the position requires an MFA at the time of hire. Job duties will include a 2/2 teaching load in small laboratory-based acting classes. While in residence at Duke, the successful candidate will also pursue a creative project of the candidate’s own with departmental resources and under the mentorship of our faculty of artists and scholars. Submit a cover letter addressed to Chair Darren Gobert, vitae, a description of the creative project to be pursued, and two letters of recommendation via Academic Jobs Online. Applications received by April 3, 2023, will be guaranteed consideration. Duke is committed to encouraging and sustaining work and learning environments that are free from harassment and prohibited discrimination. Duke prohibits discrimination and harassment in the administration of both its employment and educational policies. Duke also makes good faith efforts to recruit, hire, and promote qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.
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