Tenured Associate or Full Professor of Asian Theatre and/or Performance

  • Job Class: Faculty
  • Job ID Number: 6153
  • Department: Ph.D. Program in Theatre
  • Location: The Graduate Center
  • Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Description

Campus Specific Information
The Graduate Center, which is the Ph.D.-granting institution of CUNY, is devoted to advancing original research and training graduate students in over 30 fields in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences.

The Ph.D. Program in Theatre at the City University of New York¿s Graduate Center seeks to hire a tenured Associate or Full Professor with a research specialty in Asian Theatre and/or Performance.   Internationally recognized scholars whose work is transnational in scope are encouraged to apply.  We are interested in candidates working within Asian theatre and performance, between Asia and the Americas, or on other issues related to the Asian diaspora and globalization.  We wish to attract scholars who approach theatre and performance studies from an interdisciplinary perspective through historically and theoretically grounded research in cultural studies, critical race and/or ethnic studies, and/or the visual arts, music, and dance.

For the position, a Ph.D. and extensive previous experience in all facets of a faculty position are required, with experience on thesis and dissertation committees preferred.  The successful candidate will be expected to teach a range of courses, including required core courses, as well as advise and direct a range of research projects.

General Duties
Performs teaching, research, and guidance duties in area(s) of expertise as noted below.  Shares responsibility for committee and department assignments, performing administrative, supervisory, and other functions as may be assigned.

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications
For Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor designations:

Ph.D. degree in area(s) of expertise, or equivalent as noted below.  Also required are the ability to teach successfully, interest in productive scholarship or creative achievement, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.


For Instructor designation:

A Master's degree in area(s) of expertise, and/or active progress toward a Doctorate, or equivalent as noted below.  Also required are the ability to teach successfully, interest in productive scholarship or creative achievement, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.

Other Qualifications
Minimum qualifications will include demonstrated excellence in teaching and research, and dedicated professional service.


The appointment will begin in Fall 2013.  A particularly strong candidate may be nominated as a Distinguished Professor

FLSA Status

Exempt

Salary Range

Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

How To Apply

To apply, please e-mail a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information for at least three professional references to theatreprofessor@gc.cuny.edu.  If necessary, applications may be sent by regular mail to: Ph.D. Program in Theatre, 365 Fifth Avenue, The Graduate Center, CUNY, New York, NY  10016.

 

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