Assistant Professor in Theatre and Performance, Trinity College Dublin

This position is a Tenure Track position which is 5-years in the first instance, permanency is subject to satisfying the tenure requirements.

Post Summary

The School of Creative Arts and the Department of Drama Studies seeks to appoint an Assistant Professor in Theatre and Performance. The successful candidate will offer undergraduate and postgraduate modules in the history, theory and literature of Theatre and Performance Studies. Candidates with research expertise in digital performance suitable to the School’s Arts Technology Research Laboratory are strongly encouraged to apply.


The appointee’s scholarship will contribute to the research activity of the field, the Discipline, the School of Creative Arts and the College. They will also be expected to undertake appropriate administrative responsibilities, as directed by the Head of Department and Head of School.

The successful applicant will be expected to take up post on 1st July 2019 or as soon thereafter as possible. Please note that Police vetting will be sought in respect of individuals who come under consideration for a post.

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