Assistant Professor - Miami University in Oxford Ohio

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Miami University

Oxford, Ohio

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Job ID:  1568

The Department of Theatre at Miami University, in Oxford, Ohio, invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in theatre studies, beginning August 22, 2016.


Duties include teaching undergraduate/graduate theatre history/literature, liberal education foundation and seminar classes, and advising graduate and undergraduate research projects/theses. The faculty member is also expected to maintain an active research/creative agenda and provide service to the department, college, university and profession. 

Minimum Qualifications

PhD in theatre or performance studies at time of appointment required.

Preferred Qualifications

Strong candidates will be scholar/artists with a demonstrated track record in effective teaching and an active research agenda with expertise in critical race theory, Latin American theatre, or African/African American theatre, and creative expertise in one of the following areas: playwriting, dramaturgy, directing, or theatre education.

Miami University, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with smoke- and tobacco-free campuses, is committed to a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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