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Theatre & Dance - Lecturer - Winter

Recruitment Period

Open date: October 18th, 2019
Next review date: Friday, Nov 15, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.
Final date: Sunday, Dec 1, 2019 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.



University of California, Davis
Department of Theatre and Dance

POSITION: The Department of Theatre and Dance is searching for a lecturer to teach during the Winter 2020 quarter, January 6th, 2020 through March 20th, 2020.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D. in Dance or Performance Studies (or related field) and university teaching experience. MFA or MA and teaching experience in the appropriate field at university level considered.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Teaching DRA 142—History of Modern Dance M W 12:10 - 2:00pm. 4 unit Lecture/Discussion exploring modern dance traditions, focusing on theorizations of individual and social identity. Students will write and choreograph analyses of principal dances in this tradition. GE credit: Arts and Humanities, Visual Literacy, Writing Experience.

SALARY: Commensurate with experience

DEADLINE: November 15, 2019

APPLICATION: Please submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae and names and contact information of three references to the Recruitment website at:

Please do not send letters of reference at this time.

The University of California, Davis, is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer with a strong institutional commitment to the development of a climate that supports equality of opportunity and respect for differences.

This position is covered by a collective bargaining agreement. Theatre and Dance website:

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Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)