Lecturer, Drama (Faculty Wage)

Job description

Job location: Charlottesville, VA

Employment Type: Part-time
Posted data: 2021-06-03
Req: R0025066
Unit Paid Faculty teach additional courses on an as needed basis

The University of Virginia Department of Drama seeks applications to fill part-time, non-renewable, non-tenure track Lecturer positions during the 2021-2022 academic year. Subject areas of particular need include, but are not limited to, dance and public speaking.

Compensation will take the form of wages ($6,000 per course). Anticipated teaching load is 1-2 courses for the academic year.

A terminal degree or ABD in a relevant field is preferred; however, equivalent professional experience will be considered. We seek candidates who have a strong commitment to teaching and the ability to create an inclusive learning environment. Candidates are expected to possess strong interpersonal skills and an interest in engaging undergraduate students. College teaching experience is required.

To apply, please submit an application online through Workday at https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UVAJobs and attach a current CV, Cover Letter, Teaching Philosophy, and the Contact information for 3 references. Search on requisition number: R0025066.

Applications will be considered beginning June 14, 2021 and will continue until the positions are filled.

Questions related to the application process may be directed to Brandi Shifflett, HR Specialist at (434) 243-4095 or brc2s@virginia.edu.

The University will perform background checks on all new hires prior to making a final offer of employment. (FSAKA)

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


Education: A terminal degree or ABD in a relevant field is preferred; however, equivalent professional experience will be considered.
Experience: None
Licensure: None


This is primarily a sedentary job involving extensive use of desktop computers. The job does occasionally require traveling some distance to attend meetings, and programs.

The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System which represents the UVA Medical Center, Schools of Medicine and Nursing, UVA Physician’s Group and the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.




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Job No:
Posted: 6/4/2021
Application Due: 9/2/2021
Work Type: Full Time