Faculty Fellow in Performance History, Literature and Criticism - Colby College in Waterville Maine

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Colby College

Waterville, Maine 04901

United States


Detailed Job Description

The Department of Theater and Dance at Colby College invities applications for a sabbatical replacement Faculty Fellow position in Performance History, Literature and Criticism for the Academic Year 2014-2015.  The successful candidate will hold a Ph.D. (or be in the final stages of progress toward the degree), have a sincere interest in working in a liberal arts setting and the ability to mentor student performers.  Responsibilities include teaching performance history, introduction to theater, a dramatic literature or playwriting course, and directing one mainstage production (one course equivalency) for a total of four classes for the academic year.  Other possible course topics might include theater criticism, contemporary issues in performance, or a specially negotiated course.

Send via email a cover letter, c.v., statement of teaching philosophy and research interests and thre letters of recommendation to: theaterfacultyfellowsearch@colby.edu.  Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2013 and continue until the position is filled.  Colby College is committed to equality and diversity and is an equal opportunity employer.  We encourage inquiries from candidates who will contribute to the cultural and ethnic diversity of our college.  Colby College does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability, religion, ancestry or national origin, or age in employment or in our educational programs.  For more information about the College, please visit our website: www.colby.edu.

Keyword Phrases

  • Faculty Fellow
  • Performance History
  • Literature and Criticism
  • Theater
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Professor
Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Visiting / Adjunct
Salary: Competitive
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume