Assistant Professor - Theatre - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States

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Detailed Job Description

This tenure track position teaches and oversees Playwriting, Screenwriting, and New Play/New Film Development curriculum.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with terminal, earned degree appropriate to discipline. ABD accepted. Knowledge and skill in current instructional theories, strategies, techniques, and discipline content. See preferred qualifications for discipline or program-specific minimum qualifications.

Preferred Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited college or university with an M.F.A. in Playwriting and five years higher education teaching experience required or a PhD in a related writing field and two years higher education teaching experience required.


Knowledge of the contemporary field of playwriting and screenwriting through professional experience as a playwright, screenwriter, and/or in new play/new film development.

Knowledge of current pedagogical theories and strategies /practices.


Skills in the process of new play/new film development and professional production.


Ability to write in various different writing styles and structures.

Pay Range

$52,000 - $54,000

Special Instructions to Applicants

Under “Reference’s Letter” Please list a minimum of three contacts. References may be contacted at some point during the screening and selection process.

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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Not Specified
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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