The Office of Academic Affairs
College: College of the Arts
Theatre & Performance Studies
Position Title:
Assistant Professor of Voice/Acting
Position Qualifications – Responsibilities: This is a nine-month, tenure-track, full-time position. The faculty member may teach courses in beginning acting, voice & articulation, acting styles, dialects and theatre studies. Other responsibilities include serving as voice/text/dialect coach for departmental productions and coordinating the department's recruitment and scholarship programs. Excellent organizational and interpersonal communication skills and an ongoing research/creative agenda are required. The candidate should have a willingness to collaborate with other faculty and possess commitments to collegiality, excellence, global learning, and diversity. The department's liberal arts degree emphasizes research and writing as well as creative work. The ideal candidate will have VASTA membership and professional acting experience as well as an established publication record.
Required Education – Experience – Skills (Minimum Qualifications): M.F.A. in Acting or Voice/Speech. The candidate should demonstrate established records in voice, text, and dialect coaching, as well as superior teaching at the undergraduate level. Candidates should possess an expertise or certification in at least one vocal training method such as Linklater, Fitzmaurice, Rodenburg, Berry or Lessac.
Application Procedure:

Candidates should send a letter of application addressing the applicant’s strengths relative to the qualifications and responsibilities cited above; current curriculum vitae; sample syllabi; statement on teaching philosophy; and the names, addresses, and phone numbers of three professional references to: Acting/Voice Search, Dept. of Theatre and Performance Studies, Box #3103, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, GA, 30144-5591. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. To guarantee consideration, application materials must be postmarked by November 1, 2012.

Questions About Position Opening: For questions contact Harrison Long, Head of Acting,
Date Position Available:
August 2013
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Kennesaw State University Campus and Location:

Kennesaw State University is a growing and progressive university in Georgia’s public system of higher education. Located on an attractive campus in suburban Atlanta, Kennesaw State University currently enrolls more than 24,000 traditional and nontraditional Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral students. The thriving Atlanta metropolitan area has a rich array of museums, theaters, libraries, colleges and universities, and other resources. Kennesaw State University was recognized in 2009 by The Chronicle of Higher Education as one of its “Great Colleges to Work For”.
EEO Statement:

Kennesaw State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and Educator. Georgia is an Open Records State.


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This page was last updated on August 13, 2012.