Lecturer in Acting/Directing/Business of Acting

University of California Santa Barbara Department of Theater and Dance

Lecturer, Acting/Directing/Business of Acting

Job #JPF02221
  • Theater and Dance / College of Letters & Science - Humanities and Fine Arts / UC Santa Barbara

Position overview

Position title:Lecturer
Salary range: Minimum salary for this part-time position will be based on a full-time annual rate of $62,455
Percent time: Temporary appointment positions are variable in terms of percentage of time.
Position duration: One academic quarter with the possibility of reappointment that is dependent upon
performance and departmental needs.

Application Window

Open date: July 19th, 2022

Next review date: Tuesday, Aug 2, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Friday, Mar 31, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

The Department of Theater and Dance invites applications for temporary teaching positions in the following areas of specialization: Acting, Directing, and the Business of Acting.

Work will be in person on the UCSB campus; compensation will not include travel and housing expenses. Information about the UCSB Department of Theater and Dance is available through the Department’s web page: http://www.theaterdance.ucsb.edu/

The Department is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research, teaching and service.

The posting will remain open until March 31, 2023 to accommodate department needs. The pool will close on March 31, 2023; if you would like to continue to be considered after that time, and the pooled position is advertised again, you will need to submit a new application.

Please note: The use of a lecturer pool does not guarantee that an open position exists at the time you are applying. See the next review date specified in UC Recruit to indicate the next potential upcoming opening. If there is no future review date showing, your application may not be considered at this time.

Qualifications

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

Applicants must possess, 1) An MFA degree in Theater or a related field, OR 2) At least 7 years experience in professional acting, directing and/or industry-related fields such as casting.

Preferred qualifications

University teaching experience is preferred.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae/Resume - Your most recently updated C.V.
  • Cover Letter
  • Work sample of performance/direction - Video samples are strongly encouraged. To submit, please upload a document containing website addresses to view work online.
Reference requirements
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)

References will only be contacted for the proposed candidate after that candidate has been identified.

Apply link: https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/JPF02221

Help contact: dvance@theaterdance.ucsb.edu

Campus Information

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program Policy: https://policy.ucop.edu/doc/5000695/SARS-CoV-2_Covid-19. All Covered Individuals under the policy must provide proof of Full Vaccination or, if applicable, submit a request for Exception (based on Medical Exemption, Disability, and/or Religious Objection) or Deferral (based on pregnancy) no later than the applicable deadline. Please refer to Appendix F, Section II.C. of the policy for the deadlines applicable to new University of California employees. (Capitalized terms in this paragraph are defined in the policy.) Federal, state, or local public health directives may impose additional requirements.

Job location

Santa Barbara, CA