We're Hiring! Lecturer, Voice, Speech, Accents/Dialects, Scansion and Text


Position title: Lecturer

Salary range: See Table 15 (https://ap.ucsb.edu/compensation.and.benefits/ucsb.salary.scales/15.pdf) for the salary range for this position. The actual appointment percentage is variable, derived from an estimated full-time (100%) annual salary range of $66,259 - $70,295.
Percent time: Appointment positions are variable in terms of percentage of time.
Anticipated start: spring quarter 2024
Position duration: One academic quarter with the possibility of reappointment that is dependent upon performance and departmental needs.

Open date: September 26, 2023

Next review date: Wednesday, Nov 1, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Sunday, Mar 31, 2024 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


The Department of Theater and Dance invites applications for a position to teach a text/scansion class during spring quarter, 2024.

Work will be in person on the UCSB campus; compensation will not include travel and housing expenses. Information about the UCSB Department of Theater and Dance is available through the Department’s web page: http://www.theaterdance.ucsb.edu/

The Department is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Salary is based on UC’s salary scales and depends on qualifications.


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

MFA in theater/performance art, or a minimum of 5 years professional experience as either a speech/voice/dialect instructor, or a college/university teacher.

Preferred qualifications

Certifications or designations in Fitzmaurice, Linklater, Rodenburg, or Knight Thompson Speechwork.


Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Teaching Statement

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)

References will only be contacted for the proposed candidate after that candidate has been identified.

Apply link: https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/JPF02557

Help contact: fvalinsky@ucsb.edu


The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California Policy on Vaccination Programs, as may be amended or revised from time to time. Federal, state, or local public health directives may impose additional requirements.


Santa Barbara, CA