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Department of Theater: Full/Part-time Lecturers 2024-25

Position overview

Position title: Lecturer
Salary range: The posted UC salary scales ( set the minimum pay determined by rank and step at appointment. See Table 15. The annual salary range for this position is $64,329-$181,015.

Application Window

Open date: April 1, 2024

Next review date: Monday, Mar 31, 2025 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Monday, Mar 31, 2025 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date.

Position description

The Department of Theater in the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television invites applications for full and/or part-time lecturers to teach graduate and undergraduate courses in the areas of acting, design, directing, playwriting, theater history and performance studies.

Lecturer appointments are established quarter by quarter according to the instructional needs and budget constraints of the department. Applications will be kept on file for consideration for any openings that may occur throughout the year. Responsibilities include teaching lecture and/or studio style courses, conducting regularly scheduled office hours, and the writing and grading of assignments and exams.

Candidates should submit a curriculum vitae, cover letter, a statement on contributions to equity, diversity & inclusion along with the names of 3 references who may be contacted regarding your application. Please address in your cover letter what areas you have qualifications to teach in i.e. acting, directing, playwriting, theater history/ performance studies, design (scenic, costume, lighting, sound and/or production). Please ensure that the materials submitted outline your qualifications to teach in the specified area. Please address your materials to Chair Michelle Liu Carriger.

The vision of the School of Theater, Film and Television is to serve as a premier interdisciplinary global professional school that develops outstanding humanistic storytellers, industry leaders and scholars whose diverse, innovative voices enlighten, engage and inspire change for a better world.

This position is represented by the University Council-American Federation of Teachers: Internal applicants will be considered for reappointment prior to the consideration of external applicants.

The posted UC salary scales ( set the minimum pay determined by rank and step at appointment. See Table 15. The annual salary range for this position is $64,329-$181,015.


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

Terminal degree or equivalent professional experience

Application Requirements

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

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement on Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion - An EDI Statement describes a faculty candidate’s past, present, and future (planned) contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion. To learn more about how UCLA thinks about contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion, please review our EDI Statement FAQ document.

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)

Please submit the name and contact information of three references who could be contacted at a later date regarding your application.

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Job location

University of California - Los Angeles