Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Music and Theater Arts

876 18867
Position ID:MIT-MTA-STAGECRAFT [#18867]
Position Title: Lecturer
Position Type:Other
Position Location:Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, United States [map]
Subject Area: Theater Arts / Stagecraft
Appl Deadline:2021/12/31 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2021/06/28, finished 2022/07/02, listed until 2021/12/31)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Music and Theater Arts Section at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology is seeking temporary part-time lecturers for the academic year 2021-2022 to teach the following courses in Theater Arts: 


-Introduction to Stagecraft (F21)

Teaching is expected to be in-person unless COVID protocols change significantly.


MA, MFA or equivalent experience required. 3 semesters of experience teaching related subjects in a higher education environment preferred. 

Application Instructions  

Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae and available evidence of successful teaching experience including course evaluations and/or sample syllabi. If available, please submit a portfolio of professional and/or artistic work. Please include the names of two professional references. All application materials must be submitted via Academic Jobs Online (AJO):

We will begin screening applications on July 15, 2021 and will continue until all positions are filled. Please contact with any questions. 

MIT Music and Theater Arts is united in our pursuit of artistic, intellectual, creative and technical excellence; this requires intense focus and dedication by all members of our community. We value diversity and practice inclusion with regard to identities, backgrounds, opinions and beliefs. We see our students as whole people and prioritize their mental, emotional and physical health. This ethos extends to both our advisory and pedagogical relationships. Diversity, wellness and inclusion are central to our curriculum and hiring; we are therefore committed to recruiting a diverse faculty and staff to enhance the educational experience of the students we serve. 

To comply with regulations by the American with Disabilities Act (ADA), the principal duties in position descriptions must be essential to the job. To identify essential functions, focus on the purpose and the result of the duties rather than the manner in which they are performed. The following definition applies: a job function is essential if removal of that function would fundamentally change the job.

MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin. MIT’s full policy on Nondiscrimination can be found here.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Music & Theater Arts
Cambridge, MA 02139-4037