The University of California, Santa Barbara, Department of Theater and Dance seeks applicants for one or more temporary teaching positions as early as winter quarter 2019, with the possibility of reappointment that is dependent upon performance and departmental needs. The successful candidate(s) will teach courses in one or more of the following areas; dance history, critical thinking, performance and/or performance theory. Expectations include developing appropriate syllabi for class(es), and holding regular office hours. Information about the UCSB Department of Theater and Dance is available through the Department's web page: http://www.theaterdance.ucsb.edu/.
Applicants must possess a Ph.D. degree in theater, dance, performance studies, or a related field. College or University teaching at the undergraduate and graduate level desired. Strong research record in dance history, critical thinking, performance studies, and performance theory is preferred. The Department is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research, teaching and service. Applicants who wish to be considered should APPLY ONLINE via the UC recruit system: https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/apply/JPF01293. Applicants are required to upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and contact information for 3 references. A statement of research and teaching assessments are optional.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.