Open Positions

Open Positions

Assistant Dean/General Manager/ Lecturer in Theater Management, Yale School of Drama/Yale Repertory Theatre (YSD/YRT)

Participates with deans in strategic and administrative planning to enable YSD/YRT to fulfill its academic and artistic missions.  Serves as General Manager for YRT.  In concert with Deputy Dean, oversees and mentors Theater Management students in professional work assignments. Oversees human resource matters related to faculty; participates in the development of YSD’s equity, diversity, and inclusion programs. Teaches Theater Management classes in areas of expertise.  Applicants should have minimum of seven (7) years of professional theater experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Strong oral and written communications skills, facility for thinking strategically and for long-range institutional planning, and knowledge of and connections to the national theater community a must. Preferred: master’s degree and graduate conservatory teaching experience.

Go to www.yale.edu/jobs, requisition number 43041BR.

Yale University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of an individual’s sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, status as a veteran, or national or ethnic origin; nor does Yale discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or expression. Yale is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.   

 

Associate Professor Adjunct/Professor in the Practice of Dramaturgy and Dramatic Criticism

Yale School of Drama seeks a professor to teach and advise students and to serve in an administrative capacity for the nation’s leading three-year conservatory MFA & DFA dramaturgy and dramatic criticism program.  The successful candidate will teach classes in at least three fields for MFA students in this professional creative training program, advise MFA and DFA students, support the Chair in maintaining a dynamic curriculum, and coordinate the program’s guest speaker series.  Candidates with expertise in any of the following areas are encouraged to apply: theory (drama, theater, and performance); Renaissance, Baroque, Romantic or other aspects of pre-20th-century drama or theater history; global theater (Asian, Latin American, other); critical writing; academic and dramaturgical research methodologies.

Position requires demonstrated excellence in the field with at least seven years’ undergraduate/graduate teaching experience, a record of extensive publications, and experience in mentoring. An understanding of the School’s dynamic conservatory environment and dramaturgical practice is essential.  PhD or DFA required.  Experience in and commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusion in all areas of operations required. The appointment will be as an Associate Professor Adjunct or Professor in the Practice of Dramaturgy and Dramatic Criticism for an initial term of up to three (3) years, beginning July 1, 2017, renewable, and includes competitive salary with full faculty benefits. 

Send resume, cover letter, and 3 letters of reference to Chair, Dramaturgy and Dramatic Criticism Search Committee, Yale School of Drama, P.O. Box 208244, New Haven, CT  06520-8244 or email catherine.sheehy@yale.edu.

Yale University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and considers applicants for employment without regard to—and does not discriminate on the basis of—an individual’s sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, status as a veteran, or national or ethnic origin; nor does Yale discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or expression. Yale is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Review of applications begins January 15, 2017.

 

Business Office Analyst

Yale School of Drama/Yale Repertory Theatre (YSD/YRT) seeks a full-time Business Office Analyst. Reporting to the Business Manager, this staff member oversees all financial aspects of YRT’s payroll corporation (Drama Productions, Inc.), develops budgets and final reports for grant and gift solicitations, processes faculty appointments; develops, monitors and reconciles payroll spreadsheets, maintains the chart of accounts, serves as process support for human resources; and participates in month-end reconciliation processes. Position requires: strong problem solving, financial analysis, and budgeting skills; ability to guide, train, and mentor; demonstrated commitment to customer service and working in a team environment; experience working in a professional theater.  Full Yale University benefits package. 

Go to www.yale.edu/jobs , requisition number 42511BR (Job code Financial Assistant 5, Drama Productions)

Yale University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of an individual’s sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, status as a veteran, or national or ethnic origin; nor does Yale discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or expression.