Assistant Professor, Theatre Department-#603324

Flagstaff, Arizona
$55,000 to $57,000
Aug 09, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Assistant Professor, Theatre Department-#603324

Northern Arizona University, Department of Theatre is seeking an Assistant Professor of Theatre History, Dramatic Criticism and Performance, beginning August 2018. Successful candidates will be able to teach Theatre History, Acting, and Directing, and to direct for the main stage season.  Possible teaching load would include Theatre History I and II, Modern and Contemporary Drama, Fundamentals of Acting, Directing I, and Script Analysis.  There will also be the opportunity to teach a course in the candidate’s area of expertise, research, or interest. Other responsibilities include having an active research and publication agenda, mentoring students, and department, college, university, and professional service. Candidate should demonstrate skills in supporting and enhancing a culturally rich and diverse environment, with a clear vision and sensitivity that takes into account NAU’s rich commitment to diversity.

Minimum Qualifications: PhD or MFA in Theatre conferred by contract start date in August 2018.

Annual Salary: $55,000 to $57,000

Application Deadline: Review of applications will begin on September 20, 2017.   

Please see for full job descriptions and details on how to apply online!  NAU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.