Participate with Dean/Artistic Director and Deputy Dean/Managing Director in strategic and administrative planning to enable YSD/YRT to fulfill its academic and artistic missions. Oversee and mentor Theater Management students in professional work assignments. Supervise the Facility Operations, Registrar/Admissions, and Financial Aid offices. In concert with Deputy Dean, oversee the Assistant Dean and participate in the development of YSD’s equity, diversity, and inclusion programs. Teach Theater Management classes in areas of expertise. Applicants should have minimum of eight (8) years of professional theater experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Strong oral and written communications skills, facility for thinking strategically and for long-range institutional planning, and knowledge of and connections to the national theater community a must. Preferred: masters degree and graduate conservatory teaching experience.
The appointment will be as an Associate Professor Adjunct or Professor Adjunct of Theater Management for the term of one to three years, renewable, and includes competitive salary with full faculty benefits. Send resume, cover letter, and the names of three references to Chair, Associate Dean/General Manager Search Committee, Yale School of Drama, P.O. Box 208244, New Haven, CT 06520-8244. Applications accepted until the position is filled.
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