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Lecturer, Acting Directing, Business of Acting

Position overview

Position title: Lecturer
Salary range: See Table 15 for the salary range for this position. The actual appointment percentage is variable, derived from an estimated full-time (100%) annual salary range of $66,259 - $70,295.
Percent time: 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: August 11, 2023

Most recent review date: Thursday, Nov 2, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Sunday, Mar 31, 2024 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 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, 2024 to accommodate department needs. The pool will close on March 31, 2024; 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/JPF02555

Help contact: fvalinsky@ucsb.edu

About UC Santa Barbara

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 Policy on Vaccination Programs, as may be amended or revised from time to time. Federal, state, or local public health directives may impose additional requirements.

Job location

Santa Barbara, CA