Lecturer in Drama and Theatre

Egham, United Kingdom
£42,926 to £50,811 per annum - including London Allowance
Apr 29, 2019
End of advertisement period
May 24, 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Department of Drama, Theatre and Dance

Location:      Egham
Salary:      £42,926 to £50,811 per annum - including London Allowance
Closing Date:      Friday 24 May 2019
Interview Date:      Monday 10 June 2019

Full Time, Permanent

Applications are invited for the post of Lecturer in the Department of Drama, Theatre and Dance.

This is an exciting term to join a dynamic and motivated Department of Drama, Theatre and Dance as it goes through a period of exciting change and development. The Department will be joining a new School of Performing and Digital Arts alongside the existing Department of Music and the Department of Media Arts. It is an opportunity to join a thriving academic community at an exciting phase of development at the College.

The Department is looking for a scholar with research specialties that might include: Africana diasporic theatre and performance; transnational gender politics; postcolonial/decolonial theories; critical dance studies; critical race theory; cultural knowledge transfers and performance histories of the global south; and/or intercultural practice-as-research methodologies. We are committed to theoretical engagements that look beyond Europeanist knowledge histories and formations. Evidence of community and public engagement is particularly welcomed.

In return we offer a highly competitive rewards and benefits package including:

  • Generous annual leave entitlement
  • Training and Development opportunities
  • Pension Scheme with generous employer contribution
  • Various schemes including Cycle to Work, Season Ticket Loans and help with the cost of Eyesight testing.
  • Free parking

The post is based in Egham, Surrey where the College is situated in a beautiful, leafy campus near to Windsor Great Park and within commuting distance from London.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Professor Jen Parker-Starbuck, the Head of Department on or +44 (0)1784 41 4106.

To view further details of this post and to apply please visit For queries on the application process the Human Resources Department can be contacted by email at:

Please quote the reference: 0419-163

Closing Date: Midnight, 24 May 2019

Interview Date: 10 June 2019