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Sessional Instructor, Scenography I, Division of Drama, School of Creative and Performing Arts

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Job ID: 15727

Updated: June 25, 2018

Location: Main Campus

Position Description

The Division of Drama, School of Creative and Performing Arts, invites applications for a Sessional Instructor to teach the following course during the Winter 2019 Session:

  • DRAM 313 - Scenography I
    SEM S01 Tuesday 2:00-3:50,
    LAB B01 Thursday 2:00-3:50

Sessional hired at 0.5 HCE

Course Description:

Basic scenography including set, props, lighting and costume design theory, process and technique for a variety of theatre forms and performance styles.

Course Hours: 3 units; H(2S-2)

Corequisite(s): Prerequisite or Corequisite: Drama 319.

Antirequisite(s): Credit for Drama 313 and either 415 or 417 will not be allowed.

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Master’s degree in Drama and/or equivalent professional experience in theatre
  • Significant teaching experience and demonstrated ability to deliver upper level curriculum at the post-secondary level
  • Proficiency with computer aided drafting, preferably Vectorworks and experience with 3D modeling of scenic elements

Application Process:

To apply to the above teaching opportunity, please submit a letter of application to the email account drama@ucalgary.ca indicating which course(s) and session(s) you are interested in teaching.

In support of your application, please provide the following:

  • Current, up-to-date CV (if the SCPA does not already have one on file)
  • Three references (required if you have not taught for the SCPA before)
  • Description of your qualifications in support of each course you are interested in teaching, as well as any restrictions (e.g. scheduling day or time constraints) that would need to be taken into consideration

If you have any questions, please contact April Viczko, Division Chair, Drama, by email at aaviczko@ucalgary.ca or by phone at 403-220-5095.

Application Deadline: June 22, 2018

The University of Calgary recognizes that a diverse staff/faculty benefits and enriches the work, learning and research experiences of the entire campus and greater community. We are committed to removing barriers that have been historically encountered by some people in our society. We strive to recruit individuals who will further enhance our diversity and will support their academic and professional success while they are here. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. In this connection, at the time of your application, please answer the following question: Are you a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada? (Yes/No)

Additional Information

To learn more about academic opportunities at the University of Calgary and all we have to offer, view our Academic Careers website. For more information about the Faculty of Arts visit Careers in the Faculty of Arts.

About the University of Calgary
 
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About Calgary, Alberta

Calgary is one of the world's cleanest cities and has been named one of the world's most livable cities for years. Calgary is a city of leaders - in business, community, philanthropy and volunteerism. Calgarians benefit from a growing number of world-class dining and cultural events and enjoy more days of sunshine per year than any other major Canadian city. Calgary is less than an hour's drive from the majestic Rocky Mountains and boasts the most extensive urban pathway and bikeway network in North America. 

 

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