Wiki page for Academic Jobs in Theatre Studies advertised during the 2020-2021 hiring season.
Please add jobs in the following format and order them alphabetically by institution.
- Example University (State/Province, Country). Position Title. Specializations. Deadline. TT/NT. FT/PT. Link to Job ad(s). Updates:
TT/NT: Tenure-track or Non-tenure track.
FT/PT: Full-Time or Part-Time
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Jobs with 2020 Application Deadlines
Bowdoin College (Maine). TT Assistant Professor of Theater
Specialization: Theater scholar/artist with teaching interests in Global Theater History and Theory, Playwriting and/or Directing
Deadline: Sept 15
Santa Clara University (Santa Clara, CA) Assistant Professor of Theatre and Performance Studies
Specializations: Theatre History/Historiography and/or Performance Studies (ancient through contemporary). Additional specializations could include: Gender and Sexuality in Performance, Religion/Spirituality/Ritual in Performance, and/or Race and Ethnicity in Performance.
Deadline: 15 Sept 2020
Zoom interviews held 9–12 October