LIGHTING DESIGN LECTURER SEARCH
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, IRVINE –
CLAIRE TREVOR SCHOOL OF THE ARTS, DEPARTMENT OF DRAMA
The Department of Drama is establishing a search of qualified applicants for a position as part-time lecturer for Spring Quarter 2021 in the curriculum area of Lighting Design.
The department seeks applicants to teach a graduate level class in Light Plot Creation, 3d Plotting/Sectioning and Graphic Layouts. An MFA, or commensurate experience, in Drama/Theater Arts is required. At least 6 years’ experience as a lighting designer is required. Compensation for the quarter will be approximately $6,200.00 total and is non-negotiable.
Candidates for this position must have strong graphic design sense, a mastery of Vectorworks Spotlight, along with 3rd party software such as Autoplot, Savvy JNC tools. Also, proficiency in 3d Sectioning 3d Modeling, 2d drafting and detailed 2d light plot creation. A mastery of Lightwright 6 with Vectorworks integration, and Adobe Acrobat is also required. A strong commitment to teaching, training, and working in a university environment. Candidates should show a demonstrated ability and commitment to work effectively with a diverse student population.
Candidates must apply using the online application system, RECRUIT, at https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF06539 (select "Apply Now"). Applications must include a cover letter, reflective teaching statement, curriculum vitae, and names/contact information of at least three references. To ensure full consideration, the application should be completed by February 10, 2021. For additional information, please contact Marcus Beeman, Department Administrator, at Drama@uci.edu.
The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.