Villanova University is seeking applications for a Tenure Track
Assistant Professor of Dramatic Literature and Critical
Theory. Position begins in Fall 2022. The teaching load
is 3-2 courses per semester.
Areas of expertise may include: Academic writing and research,
Critical Race and Gender theory, Gender and Women Studies, Black,
Latinx, and Queer theatre, Intersectionality, African Diaspora,
Performance Studies and Performance Analysis.
The successful candidate will be expected to teach a core sequence
of courses for the Graduate MA program as well as undergraduate
courses in the department. The individual is expected to work
closely with students on thesis projects and as an academic
mentor. A successful candidate will also engage with
Villanova Theatre's performance season and contribute to career
advisement and curriculum development.
The Theatre Department seeks a scholar/artist with an active
research agenda, at least 3 years of teaching (graduate level
preferred), and experience directing theatrical productions.
PhD is required.
Please submit all materials by October 10. 2021. Applications
must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of
teaching philosophy, and statement of research interests.
Please also include contact information for three references who
will receive a secure email link to upload confidential letters of