Visiting Guest Instructor- Theatre/Music Theatre

Visiting Guest Instructor- Theatre/Music Theatre

CATEGORY: Academic/Instructor

Viterbo University
La Crosse, WI 54601

Job Details


Viterbo University's Theatre and Music Theatre Department, a vibrant, rigorous BFA/BA program with 90 active majors, invites applications for a visiting guest instructor in Theatre/Music Theatre. Instructor will teach Advanced Music Theatre Scene Study, Music Theatre Performance (Lab), and Acting II Scene Study. Additional courses could include Music Theatre History and Literature, Introduction to Directing, and Senior Showcase (depending on specialty areas of experience and interest).

Qualifications: MFA (or BA/BFA with professional equivalency), strong musical skills, teaching experience, and the ability to work collaboratively required. Preference given to candidates with significant national/regional performance experience.

Appointment and Salary: Visiting guest instructor with a five-month appointment beginning January 2021 thru May 2021. Salary is competitive with other similar institutions. Housing provided for non-local candidates.

Viterbo University is a Catholic, Franciscan, liberal arts institution with an enrollment of approximately 1800 undergraduate and 850 graduate students. Viterbo is located in scenic La Crosse, Wisconsin, which has consistently been rated as one of the top places to live in the US. The region features an attractive cost of living, beautiful bluffs and coulees, three major rivers including the Mississippi River, world-class education and health care systems, and easy access to major cities in Wisconsin, Minnesota and Illinois.

To apply, email cover letter indicating interest and qualifications, a curriculum vitae, and contact information for three professional references. The position is open until filled, but only applications received by November 13, 2020 can be assured full consideration.

Contact information: Frank Ludwig; Interim Dean, College of Business, Performing Arts, and Leadership; Viterbo University; 900 Viterbo Drive; La Crosse, WI 54601;