Department Theatre Department (CLA)
Position Title Instructor
Job Title Instructor Pool - 2021/2022: Theatre
Appointment Type Academic Teaching/Research Faculty
Job Location Corvallis
Position Appointment Percent Varies
Appointment Basis 9
Faculty Status Regular
Tenure Status Fixed-Term
Pay Method Salary
Recommended Full-Time Salary Range Salary is commensurate with education,
training and experience
The School of Arts and Communication invites applications for one or more
fixed-term, non-tenure-track full/part-time positions to teach on a term-by-
term basis for the 2021-2022 academic year. Some of these appointments may be
reviewed for renewal or transition to an instructional position on an annual
basis at the discretion of the Director.
Instructors may be needed to teach undergraduate courses on campus or through
eCampus in areas of Theatre Arts such as acting, introduction to Theatre Arts,
technical theatre, costuming, stage and lighting design, etc.
The primary mission of Speech Communication at OSU is undergraduate and
graduate education. Students may seek BA and BS degrees in communication as
well as minors in that area. Speech Communication participates in the Master
of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies graduate program.
Administer and teach undergraduate courses on campus or through eCampus in
areas of Theatre Arts such as acting, introduction to Theatre Arts, technical
theatre, costuming, stage and lighting design, etc."
MA or MS in Theatre Arts or closely related fields.
Teaching experience at the college or university level.
Evident commitment to educational equity.
Preferred (Special) Qualifications
MFA or PhD or other terminal degree in Theatre or closely related field.
A demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity.
Working Conditions / Work Schedule
This position requires a clear and unambiguous commitment to compliance of all
National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) regulations for Division I
(FBS) universities. No
Posting Number P04465UF
Number of Vacancies Varies
Anticipated Appointment Begin Date 09/16/2021
Anticipated Appointment End Date 06/15/2022
Posting Date 06/10/2021
Full Consideration Date 08/15/2021
Closing Date 06/15/2022
Indicate how you intend to recruit for this search Competitive / External -
open to ALL qualified applicants
Special Instructions to Applicants
To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by August 15,
2021. Applications will continue to be accepted after the full consideration
date, until a sufficient applicant pool has been achieved or the position is
filled. The closing date is subject to change without notice to applicants.
When applying you will be required to attach the following electronic
1) A resume/CV; and
2) A cover letter indicating how your qualifications and experience have
prepared you to teach at the university level in this discipline; identify
which discipline(s) you are qualified to teach.
3) Evidence of teaching excellence, such as student, peer or mentor
evaluations. Attach as “Other Document 1”
You will also be required to submit the names of at least three professional
references, their e-mail addresses and telephone numbers as part of the
For additional information please contact: Coleen Keedah at
Applications will be considered throughout the 2021-2022 academic year, as
OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all
that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and
particularly encourage applications from members of historically
underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities,
veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to
help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().
Documents Needed to Apply
Other Document 1 (see Special Instructions)