Assistant Professor of TheatreLocation:
Clinton, NYOpen Date:
Aug 2, 2021Close Date:
Oct 15, 2021Description:
The Theatre Department at Hamilton College invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning July 1, 2022. We seek candidates to teach global performance history and theory, contemporary acting styles (non-realism), theatre education, and related courses in performance theory, history, and practice. Candidates with ABD candidates or an MFA will be considered, although candidates with a DFA or Ph.D. are preferred. The successful candidate will demonstrate active creative and scholarly research interests and activities. The teaching load for this position is four courses for the first year, five courses per year thereafter.Qualifications:
We are seeking candidates who can demonstrate their experience and interest in teaching or working with diverse student populations. Your cover letter should address the ways in which you would further the College's goal of building a diverse educational environment, address ways in which you raise issues of diversity in your teaching, scholarship and/or teaching.Application Instructions:
Candidates should submit materials via Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/91769 and should include (1) a cover letter, (2) CV, (3) sample syllabus, (4) teaching statement, and (5) contact information for three references. Questions regarding the search may be directed to Craig Latrell, Search Committee Chair, at [email protected] Our review of applications will begin on October 1, 2021.
Please note that the Theatre Department at Hamilton College is also hiring a tenure-track faculty member in the area of Set Design.
Hamilton (www.hamilton.edu) is a residential liberal arts college located in upstate New York. Applicants with dual-career considerations can find other Hamilton and nearby academic job listings at https://www.hercjobs.org/upstate_ny/index.html , as well as additional information at https://www.hamilton.edu/dof/facultydevelopment/resources-for-prospective-or-new-faculty/opportunities-for-spouses-or-partners. Hamilton College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in all areas of the campus community. Hamilton provides domestic partner benefits. Candidates from underrepresented groups in higher education are especially encouraged to apply.