“Applications are invited for a full-time Readership/Professorship (without-term) in Drama, Theatre and Performance. We are looking for applicants with research and teaching interests in broad aspects of the field and would particularly welcome candidates whose research is evidently culturally or socially engaged and complementary to the diverse interests of staff in Drama, Theatre and Performance and the Research Centre for Performance and Creative Exchange.
Roehampton has a well-established reputation for its work in international theatre, Performance Studies, Visual Culture, practice-led research, the politics and ethics of performance, Early Modern Drama, writing for performance and interdisciplinary approaches to arts practice. We are seeking applications from highly motivated candidates who will bring distinctive, outstanding research work to the Department and who will be interested in developing postgraduate initiatives that will extend our vibrant PhD research community and complement existing postgraduate programmes such as our MA/MRes in Performance and Creative Research. Experience of the development of University infrastructure and facilities would also be useful.
The University of Roehampton is set on a beautiful, traditional campus in south-west London. The University provides its students with exceptional facilities, high quality teaching and a close-knit, collegiate experience.
Roehampton has a diverse student body and a cosmopolitan outlook, with students from over 130 countries. The University is committed to a strong research culture, with two of its departments ranked the best in the country. Roehampton is on an ambitious trajectory and seeks to build on its increasing popularity by developing an innovative and distinctive portfolio.”
(1.00 FTE) Ref No: HR63/13
Reader salary: £49,341 to £56,633 pa inc.
Professorial salary from: £58,567 pa.
Deadline: Monday 6 May 2013