Carnegie Mellon University, School of Drama is the first degree-granting drama institution in the US. Founded in 1914, we combine established practice with innovation, pedagogical and technological advancement across all disciplines. Our graduates commit to the enrichment of diverse art practices, champion interdisciplinary collaborations, explore new forms of creative expression and promote community and diversity. The school’s conservatory program within the university is one that prepares students intellectually, artistically and practically to be leaders in their chosen professions, whether it be on stage, in film, television, or within the rapidly growing realm of new media.

As a member of the faculty and staff of the School of Drama you will have the opportunity to collaborate with the country’s foremost experts in arts and entertainment education.

Open Positions

Visiting Lecturer in Production Technology

Carnegie Mellon University School of Drama invites you to apply for a one semester appointment as a Visiting Lecturer in Production Technology for the Fall 2022 semester. In this position you will teach one section of the Embedded Electronics course.


  • MFA or equivalent experience in the field of entertainment production
  • Experience teaching at the university level

Application Deadline: August 1, 2022

Production Manager

Carnegie Mellon University School of Drama is searching for a Production Manager! This is a new role that reports to the School of Drama’s Associate Head – Director of Production.


  • Bachelors degree required or equivalent combination of training and experience
  • Five years of theatrical production management experience, or equivalent combination of education/experience
  • Deep knowledge of theater practice

Learn more about the position and apply by clicking the button below.

We are a diverse, creative, and close-knit community.

Carnegie Mellon University offers competitive benefits that focus on the well-being and quality of life of it’s employees. You can learn more about health, tuition and retirement benefits here.