Asst. Professor - Theatre Studies

The Department of Theatre Arts at the UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN – LA CROSSE invites applications for a full-time, tenure track, Theatre Studies position Beginning Fall of 2018.

The ideal candidate will have a strong background in theatre history, track record of successful directing, and a research focus in an aspect of theatre studies that expands and pushes forward our department offerings. We are searching for a teaching historian/artist who, through their specific experience and background, can contribute to the array of classes we can teach and the range of stories we can tell from the stage, adding to the diversity of our students’ and our region’s theatrical experiences. Persons with experience and ability to help us achieve goals relative to diversity and inclusion are especially encouraged to apply. We are particularly interested in candidates with expertise in performance traditions including but not limited to non-Western theatre, African- American theatre, postcolonial theatre and/or theatre by and for underrepresented communities. Electronic submission of application materials is required. For additional information about this position and to apply, please visit