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Laramie, Wyoming
United States
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Education level:
Master's Degree

Assistant Professor


The University of Wyoming is seeking a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Scenic Design to begin August 2018, in a strong BFA/BA Theatre & Dance program. The University of Wyoming is located 126 miles north of Denver, CO, in Laramie, WY, housed within the newly renovated Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts.


Program info can be found at:


Salary is competitive and contingent upon qualifications. Review of applications will begin October 15, 2017 and continue until position is filled. 


The University of Wyoming invites diverse applicants to consider our employment opportunities.  We are also especially interested in candidates who have experience working with diverse populations and/or diverse initiatives.


Minimum Qualifications


  • MFA in Scenic Design or Design/Technology required.
  • Desired Qualifications
  • University teaching, designing and professional scenic design experience
  • Demonstrated ability to provide scenic designs and supervise completion of scenic elements for 6 productions each season
  • Ability to teach a variety of design courses at all levels including Introduction to Stage Design, Scenic Design, Scenic Painting and Advanced Scenic Design
  • Ability to teach drafting, computer aided design, and other theatre technologies are a plus
  • Ability to participate in student advisement and mentoring, recruitment and outreach


Required Materials


Complete on-line application and upload the following as one document:   


  • Cover letter detailing interest in the position
  • One page philosophy of scenic design training
  • Curriculum vitae, with a link to an on-line portfolio
  • The names of five references with daytime contact information (phone and email)


Apply online at:


Or, direct link: 


Questions may be directed to the search committee chair, Jennifer Deckert at [email protected]


The University of Wyoming is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.