Postdoctoral Fellowship in Theatre and Performance Studies

June 20, 2018

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Theatre and Performance Studies


The University of Maryland’s School of Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies seeks candidates for a postdoctoral position for the academic year of 2018-2019. Applicants must propose a rigorous research agenda that takes advantage of the resources on our campus and in ourregion.


  1. Two undergraduate courses and one graduate seminar in area of specialization;
  2. Student mentoring;
  3. Service on School committees.

Preference will be given to applicants with experience in Latinx Theatre, AsianAmerican Theatre, African American Theatre, Arab Theatre, and/or Digital Theatre, though other specializations will beconsidered.

Qualifications: PhD degree in Theatre or Performance Studies, conferred no later than June 1, 2018.

Application Deadline: For best consideration, applications should be received by July 2, 2018.

To Apply: Go to and choose this posting and submit the following: a letter of application; a two-page description of proposed research; a  curriculum vitae; and list of references. If you have any questions, you may contact the search coordinator at  Mailingaddress is: Postdoctoral Search Committee - School of Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies - University of Maryland - 2810 Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center - College Park, MD 20742- 1610.

The University of Maryland is an equal-opportunity employer and strongly encourages applications from candidates who are committed to valuing and enhancing thediversity of ourcommunity.