Employment Opportunities

Visiting Assistant Professor of Theatre in Costume Design

The Department of Theatre seeks a Visiting Assistant Professor of Theatre in Costume Design for a one-year term position beginning September 2022.  Required qualifications: MFA in costume design. The successful candidate will provide evidence of professional design and commitment to excellent teaching.  In addition to designing 4 faculty-directed productions each year, the successful candidate will teach 2 courses in costume design and/or costume history and 2 production studio courses. Additional responsibilities include advising student designers and participation in departmental governance. For additional information on the composition of the department, please visit: https://www.middlebury.edu/academics/thea.

Applications for this position will be accepted starting April 1, 2022. We will begin viewing completed applications on April 15 and continue accepting applications until April 30, 2022. Middlebury College uses Interfolio to collect job applications electronically. Email and paper applications will not be accepted. Through Interfolio, http://apply.interfolio.com/104875  submit (a) cover letter, (b) curriculum vitae, (c) three current letters of recommendation, (d) a teaching statement, and (e) evidence of creative work. Letters of recommendation should speak to teaching ability and creative work. The letter of application should be addressed to Alex Draper, Professor of Theatre and Chair, Department of Theatre.

Applicants should note that the department of Theatre will conduct a search next year for a multi-year, renewable faculty position in Costume Design beginning September of 2023. The candidate who applies successfully for this current position would be eligible and encouraged to apply for the subsequent position.

Offers of employment are contingent on completion of a background check. More information regarding background checks may be found here: http://www.middlebury.edu/academics/administration/prospective_faculty/background_checks

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Application Process

Middlebury College is using Interfolio's Faculty Search to conduct this search. Applicants to this position receive a free Dossier account and can send all application materials, including confidential letters of recommendation, free of charge.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Middlebury College is a top-tier liberal arts college with a demonstrated commitment to excellence in faculty teaching and research. An Equal Opportunity Employer, the College is committed to hiring a diverse faculty as we work to foster innovation in our curriculum and to provide a rich and varied educational experience to our increasingly diverse student body.

Department of Theatre

Mahaney Arts Center
72 Porter Field Road
Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT 05753