Faculty of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences
Drama at Exeter is a vibrant, creative and supportive community of over 20 staff, active in research and professional practice, and nearly 400 students. Our world-leading research culture, recognised as a top 100 Performing Arts department in QS World University rankings 2022, hosts research centres for Performance Histories and Cultures, and Contemporary Performance Practices, with specialist networks in Open Air Performance and Environment, and Interdisciplinary and Community-led research. We are committed to teaching, practice and research that makes a positive change in the world, and we are delighted that 100% of our EDI-focused research was considered as having internationally-excellent impact in REF2021. Our research underpins our teaching and practice on our innovative suite of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes (1st Times Good University Guide 2022), in excellent purpose-built facilities. We are growing into a new interdisciplinary department of Communications, Drama, Film and Television this year.
The exciting new post of Lecturer in Drama will contribute to extending the international research profile of East Asian, South Asian, Southeast Asian, Middle Eastern or African Theatre/ Performance / Dance at Exeter, attracting and supervising postdoctoral researchers and postgraduate research students, attracting research funding and developing collaborative professional partnerships, developing new undergraduate and postgraduate modules and programmes in your area of expertise as well as delivering teaching on existing programmes in the studio and seminar room.
For this Lecturer post you will have:
Please ensure you read the Job Description and Person Specification for full details of this role.
What we can offer you
The University of Exeter
We are a member of the prestigious Russell Group of research-intensive universities and in the top 150 universities in the world (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2022 and QS World University Ranking 2022).
Our research income in recent years means we’re the fastest growing UK Research University with some of the world’s most influential scientists, and we seek to answer some of the most fundamental issues facing humankind today through this. More than 99% of our research is of international quality and our world-leading research impact is growing faster than any other Russell Group university (2021 Research Excellence Framework). We encourage proactive engagement with industry, business and community partners to enhance the impact of research and education and improve the employability of our students. Read about our world leading research – Green Futures and how we are transforming education for a changing world. We are located in a beautiful part of the country and Exeter (a fast growing tech hub) is one of only a few UK cities to have been designated as a UNESCO Creative City.
Our Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Commitment
With over 27,000 students and 6,400 staff from 180 different countries we offer a diverse and engaging environment where our diversity is celebrated and valued as a major strength. We are committed to creating an inclusive culture where all members of our community are supported to thrive; where diverse voices are heard through our engagement with evidence-based charter frameworks for gender (Athena SWAN), race equality (Race Equality Charter Mark), LGBTQ+ inclusion (Stonewall Diversity Champion) and as a Disability Confident employer. Whilst all applicants will be judged on merit alone, we particularly welcome applications from groups currently underrepresented within our working community. Reasonable adjustments are available for interviews and workplaces.
For an informal and confidential discussion about the post please contact Prof Jane Milling, Head of Drama (email: J.R.Milling@exeter.ac.uk).
Using our site | Freedom of
Information | Data Protection | Copyright & disclaimer | Privacy
& Cookies |