Areas of specialization could include; acting, directing and design.

Open date: December 17, 2015
Next review date: January 15, 2016

Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: October 31st, 2016

Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

The Department of Theater and Dance invites applications for temporary teaching positions on an ongoing basis. Temporary appointment positions are variable in terms of percentage of time. They will range from one quarter to one year with the possibility of reappointment that is dependent upon performance and departmental needs.

Applicant should possess an MFA degree or equivalent professional experience. College or University teaching experience is desired. Five years working as a professional actor, director, or theater professional 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. Salary dependent on qualifications. Applicants who wish to be considered MUST APPLY ONLINE via the UC Recruit system: https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/apply/JPF00632

Please upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae or resume, any work samples you wish to share with the committee and contact information for 3 references. Your online application will be reviewed by the Department of Theater and Dance Search Committee.

The posting will remain open until October 31, 2016 to accommodate department needs. Appointments for fall quarter are usually reviewed in June, winter quarter in September, and for spring quarter in January. The pool will close on October 31, 2016; if you would like to continue to be considered after that time, and the pooled position is advertised again, you will need to submit a new application.

Please note: The use of lecturer pool does not guarantee that an open position exists at the time you are applying. See the review date specified in UC Recruit to learn whether the department is currently reviewing applications for an upcoming opening. If there is no future review date specified, your application may not be considered at this time.

Information about the UCSB Department of Theater and Dance is available through the Department’s web page: http://www.theaterdance.ucsb.edu/

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.