David Geffen School of Drama at Yale/Yale Repertory Theatre (DGSD/YRT) seek a faculty member in Design and Scenic Charge to support the Technical Design and Production department. This person will collaborate with faculty and staff at a unique and storied institution: the most comprehensive graduate theater training program in the United States, operating together with the Tony Award‐winning LORT theater in downtown New Haven, CT, on the campus of a world class research university. In a conservatory model, students work side‐by‐side with experienced professionals on productions, creating a highly collaborative, multi‐generational environment for training and production.
The mission of DGSD/YRT is to train leaders in every discipline of the theatre, making art to inspire joy, empathy, and understanding in the world.
As a faculty member, this person will report to the Co‐Chairs of the Design program, teaching classes in design topics, as well as advising, training, and supervising students of David Geffen School of Drama. As Scenic Charge, the individual will also report to the DGSD/YRT Production Manager, coordinating and supervising the work of the DGSD/YRT paint shop. This person will help to foster an organizational culture that reflects DGSD/YRT’s commitment to developing anti‐racist theater practice and its ongoing efforts in diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging.
A full job description and application link can be found at: https://apply.interfolio.com/117942
Application review will begin January 23, 2023. Position start date of July 1, 2023. Appointment will be as an Assistant Professor Adjunct or Associate Professor Adjunct or Professor in the Practice, depending on qualifications, for a renewable term of three years beginning July 1, 2023. Minimum salary: $90K with full faculty benefits. For benefits information, please visit this website: https://your.yale.edu/work‐yale/benefits/my‐benefitsjob‐classification
Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Yale values diversity among its students, staff, and faculty and strongly welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and underrepresented minorities.