Artist In Residence

first_imgThe Carthage College Theatre Department invites applications for anArtist in Residence for the Theatre of Inclusion Program. This is aone-year renewable benefits-eligible position that will begin Fall2021. The Artist in Residence will be a member of the award-winningCarthage Theatre department and will teach courses for theatre andmusic theatre students as well as the general student population atCarthage. The Artist in Residence will teach a variety of coursessuch as Acting, Theatre for Children, A Survey of African AmericanTheatre, and other courses depending on the candidate’s expertiseand the needs of the College. The successful candidate will alsodirect a mainstage or studio production as part of the CarthageTheatre season. As a member of the Theatre Department, theartist-in-residence will be expected to assist with the sharedresponsibility of recruitment and audition events.The Theatre of Inclusion program is part of the College’scommitment to anti-racism and diversity, equity, and inclusion onthe campus. This program aims to support students of color intheatre, as well as creating a bridge connecting students fromunderrepresented groups both in the department and across thecampus. The Theatre of Inclusion program also aims to increaserepresentation in producing work by playwrights of color and otherunderrepresented groups. Review of applications will beginimmediately. For best consideration please submit materials on orbefore March 15, 2021.A master’s degree is required; MFA or Ph.D. preferred. Interestedapplicants should send a resume and cover letter detailing theirqualifications and experiences with diverse students, as well asthe names and contact information for three references, to TheatreDepartment Chair Herschel Kruger at [email protected] . apply onlineFounded in 1847, Carthage combines an environment of reflection andself-discovery with a culture of high expectation, so that ourstudents uncover and ignite their true potential. As a four-yearprivate liberal arts college with roots in the Lutheran tradition,we place a strong emphasis on both moral and intellectual values.Our prime location in Kenosha, Wisconsin, midway between Chicagoand Milwaukee, allows students the opportunity to learn in aprofessional context. Our beautiful campus, an 80-acre arboretum onthe shore of Lake Michigan, is home to 155 full-time faculty, 2,600full-time students, and 400 part-time students. Our rich academicexperience equips students with foundational knowledge and skills,preparing graduates to be lifelong learners, and to leadmeaningful, productive lives.Carthage College is an equal opportunity employer (EOE)dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse community.We welcome applications from a broad spectrum of people, includingmembers of ethnic minorities, women, veterans, and individuals withdisabilities. All qualified applicants will receive considerationfor employment without regard to race, color, religion,sex,gender expression, gender identity, sexualorientation,national origin, protected veteran status or statusas an individual with a disability.last_img

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