The Program in Theater at the Lewis Center for the Arts, Princeton University seeks a lecturer in Theater with a focus on physical and improvisational comedy. This position is for one or more semesters, non-tenure track, and potentially renewable depending on departmental need and satisfactory performance, with an expected start date of September 1, 2021. Strong candidates will have demonstrated experience teaching physical comedy and improvisational theater. Competitive candidates will also demonstrate a deep commitment to undergraduate teaching and advising. For full consideration, applicants should submit a resume, cover letter and contact information for up to three references. These positions are subject to the University's background check policy.
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