Grinnell College DEPARTMENT OF THEATRE AND DANCE– TWO-YEAR TERM POSITION (START FALL 2019) in Grinnell, Iowa

Position Summary Information

Job Summary

The Department of Theatre and Dance invites applications for a two-year term appointment in Theatre History and Dramatic Literature, Criticism, and Theory beginning Fall 2019. Assistant Professor (Ph.D.) preferred; Instructor (ABD) or Associate Professor possible. The teaching load is five courses over two semesters and will include teaching 200-level survey classes on Dramatic Literature/Theatre History and teaching seminar classes in areas of the candidate’s expertise such as African-American, Asian-American, or Latino-American performance, Studies in Drama, Global Theatre, Gender and Performance, Playwriting, or American Theatre. The new hire will also direct one of the department’s main stage productions (directing the performance counts for one course release). Additional information about our curriculum and faculty can be found at http://www.grinnell.edu/academics/majors-concentrations/theatre-dance

Minimum Qualifications

Instructor (ABD)

Preferred Qualifications

Assistant Professor (Ph.D.) preferred

Diversity Statement

Grinnell College is committed to establishing and maintaining a safe and nondiscriminatory educational environment for all College community members. It is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination in matters of admission, employment, and housing, and in access to and participation in its education programs, services, and activities. The College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, national origin, age, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, veteran status, religion, physical or mental disability, creed, or any other protected class.

Professional References

Instructions

We need to receive a minimum of 3 letters of reference in order for you to be fully considered for this position. Once your application is complete and you have received your confirmation number, the system will email requests for letters of reference to your reference providers. You will be able to track the status of these reference letters online. Be certain to submit your application well in advance of the deadline to ensure that your letters arrive by the closing date.

We need to receive a minimum of 3 letters of reference in order to be fully considered for this position. Once your application is complete and you have received your confirmation number, the system will email requests for letters of reference to your reference providers. You will be able to track the status of these reference letters online. Be certain to submit your application well in advance of the deadline to ensure that your letters arrive by the closing date.

Date New Hire Needed: 08/01/2019

Job Title: DEPARTMENT OF THEATRE AND DANCE– TWO-YEAR TERM POSITION (START FALL 2019)

Department: Theatre and Dance

FLSA Category: Exempt

Staff/Faculty: Faculty

Employment Status: Full-Time

Employment Category: Term

Posting Date: 09/07/2018

Open Until Filled: Yes

Posting Number: F00149