Theater Department Tenure Track Generalist

Job #1267

Job Type Full Time
Location Northfield, Minnesota
Field Education
Post Date Nov 11, 2020
Salary Assistant salary $68000 - Associate salary $73,3000

The Department of Theater at St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota invites applications for a dynamic, full-time, tenure track generalist in Theater at the Assistant or Associate Professor level to begin in August 2021. The candidate must hold a PhD in Theater, demonstrate experience in undergraduate teaching in the field, and be prepared to teach a broad range of courses from beginning to advanced levels.

The normal teaching load is six courses per year. Regular teaching responsibilities may include Introduction to Theater, Acting, Directing, Theater History, Text and Performance and an upper level seminar in an area of expertise. The candidate will generally teach five courses and direct one production annually. There are also opportunities to teach interdisciplinary courses such as Arts Management, Musical Theater, Theater in London, The Arts and Literature of Australia and New Zealand, the last two being courses taught off-campus. Faculty members participate fully in our department and its programs.

Review of applications will begin on December 7, and will continue until the position is filled. Finalist interviews are expected in February 2021.

For complete position details and to apply follow the application link.


Required documents: Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, Evidence of Teaching Excellence, Statement of Teaching Philosophy, Transcript - Graduate