Associate Adjunct Professor | Practice Head of Sound Design Concentration & Sound Design Advisor

Yale School of Drama

222 York Street
N/A, CT 06520


Dec 01, 2020


Nov 05, 2020
Yale School of Drama (YSD) seeks a dynamic, visionary collaborator to serve as Head of the Sound Design Concentration in the Design Department, which integrates the teaching of costume, lighting, projection, set, and sound design in a conservatory model. Position will lead a distinguished MFA program in Sound Design with 9 students and 6-8 full and part time faculty. Position will oversee coordination of curriculum with the entire Design Department, recruitment of faculty and students, teaching, mentorship, and coordination with other departments across disciplines. Position will work professionally at Yale Repertory Theatre and advise students in production assignments.


Applicants should have at least ten years combined experience of professional work in the theater and teaching in the field and demonstrated commitment to practices promoting antiracism, equity, diversity, inclusion. Position requires advanced communication skills; critical thinking and discourse; facility in observing and resolving conflicting values and positions; problem-solving; building effective teams, and motivating and collaborating effectively in a complex environment. The appointment will be as an Assistant Professor Adjunct, Associate Professor Adjunct, or Professor in the Practice of Sound Design for an initial term of three (3) years, beginning July 1, 2021, renewable, and includes competitive salary with full faculty benefits.



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