College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences

Theatre and New Dance Department Open Position

Faculty Position Announcement: Part-Time/Temporary Lecturers

College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences

The Theatre and New Dance Department at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona (Cal Poly Pomona) invites lecturers to become members of our part-time temporary lecturers pool. Were a small production-oriented undergraduate program with sophisticated theatre facilities, including a 526-seat proscenium theatre and a 67-seat studio theatre. These theatres are augmented by sophisticated shops and technical facilities.


Minimum Qualifications

  • B.A., (required by date of application)
  • University teaching and production experience required, also the ability to function in a collegial manner in an intensive, production oriented undergraduate department.
  • The Department of Theatre and New Dance’s curriculum includes beginning and advanced acting, design, and technical theatre, as well as directing and history. Candidates must have demonstrated the ability to be responsive to the educational equity goals of the university and it’s increasing ethnic diversity and international character.

Preferred/Desired Qualifications

  • M.A., M.F.A., or Ph.D. in Theatre from an accredited university preferred.
  • University teaching and production experience required, also the ability to function in a collegial manner in an intensive, production oriented undergraduate department.
  • The Department of Theatre and New Dance’s curriculum includes beginning and advanced acting, design, and technical theatre, as well as directing and history. Candidates must have demonstrated the ability to be responsive to the educational equity goals of the university and it’s increasing ethnic diversity and international character.

Appointments

Part-time, temporary lecturer appointments are usually made for one academic quarter (approximately 11 weeks) at fractions usually ranging from 4/15 to 12/15 of full-time; multiple quarter appointments are possible. Incumbents may be reappointed to subsequent quarters contingent upon funding and favorable performance evaluations.


Application Procedure

Candidates must submit originals of:

  • a completed academic application
  • a curriculum vitae
  • three recent (dated within the past two years and at least one written within 12 months of the application) letters of reference;
  • an official transcript (“Issued to Student” is not considered an official transcript) from an accredited educational institution showing highest degree earned.

Please address all inquiries, requests for application forms, and application materials to:

Professor Bernardo Solano, Chair, Theatre Department
c/o Marie Maslowski
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
3801 W. Temple Avenue, Bldg. 25
Pomona, CA 91768

Phone: 909.869.3900
Fax: 909.869.3184
Email: bsolano@cpp.edu
Department Website: http://www.cpp.edu/~class/theatre-new-dance/