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Job ID: 122979

POOL - Lecturer
University of Kansas

  • May 6, 2019

  • POOL - Lecturer
  • Theatre and Dance
  • University of Kansas
    Lawrence, KS
    United States

  • Open until filled
  • Available immediately

  • Lecturer/Instructor
    Adjunct/Clinical Professor
  • Drama/Theater/Theater Education


The Department of Theatre and Dance invites qualified scholars and professionals to submit applications for part-time to full-time, temporary or regular Lecturer positions. Application materials will be reviewed by the faculty and placed in a pool for consideration for teaching undergraduate or graduate courses in theatre. The successful candidate must have appropriate authorization to work in the U.S. before employment begins.

Job Description

Regular Lecturer Duties

100% – Regular Lecturer Duties:
Teach a specified number of either undergraduate or graduate courses per semester.
Prepare and present lectures for one or more undergraduate or graduate courses in theatre as described in the approved course syllabi.
Provide instruction for course(s). Classes are generally in a semester format.
Be available for students involved in classes taught. Hold regular Office hours, design and supervise discussion sections, laboratories, assignments and projects, and exams as appropriate to the course.
Grade student discussion sections, laboratories, assignments and projects, and exams and/or supervise graders and teaching assistants where applicable.
Adhere to departmental, college and university policies.

Required Qualifications

Evaluation of the following requirements will be made through (1) descriptions of work experience and educational experiences in letter of application, (2) record of accomplishments and productivity addressed in resume, and (3) information provided from professional references:

Earned MFA and/or PhD. in theatre or a closely related discipline. A terminal degree is required in the discipline, or closely related discipline, to teach Graduate courses.
Native or near native proficiency in English.
Demonstrated competence in teaching classes at the college or university level.

Preferred Qualifications

1. Earned doctorate in theatre or a closely related discipline.

Contact Information to Applicants

Dr. Henry Bial

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