Posts at University of Surrey

University of Surrey

Faculty of Arts and Human Sciences

School of Arts

8 x Academic posts in the specific fields of Theatre Practice, Movement Studies & Choreography, Acting, Acting/Musical Theatre, Lighting, Scenography, Sound Engineering, Production and Recording and Dance.

The University of Surrey is a top 10 UK University (6th in the GuardianUniversity Guide 2015; with Drama & Dance in the top 5). It is a global university with a world-class research profile and an enterprising spirit. The Arts at Surrey are dynamic and interconnected, in keeping with today’s cultural industries. The School of Arts is growing its digital media arts provision, extending its authority in contemporary performance and production, and developing a discipline-leading research culture within GSA (Guildford School of Acting), an internationally renowned conservatoire.

We seek outstanding individuals (both Lecturers and Teaching Fellows) who willhelp develop these agendas. For all posts, you will have an impressive track record in a relevant area of practice; and experience of working in a Higher Education context. For Senior Lecturer and Lecturer posts, you will have research outputs that are internationally excellent or world-leading.  Please note that we are unable to shortlist Lecturer and Senior Lecturer candidates who do not have substantive research outputsthat would be recognized within the context of the Research Excellence Framework. As a new colleague you will join a thriving community of scholars and practitioners. Our learning environment is suited to our special mix ofscholarship, academic research and high-level arts practice; our facilities include performance venues, workshops, rehearsal and practice rooms, laboratories and post-production suites. At Surrey we aim to understand contexts of the Arts, explain processes, and develop leading-edge knowledge and practices. You will work with excellent colleagues, students and partners, who continue to shape the future of our disciplines.

For an informal discussion in relation to any of the roles above you may wish to contact Professor Andy Lavender (, Head of the School of Arts. For further information and to apply online, please

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Senior Lecturer (Movement Studies & Choreography) – Closing 31/07/2014

Senior Lecturer (Theatre Practice) – Closing 31/07/2014

Lecturer B (Lighting) – Closing 31/07/2014

Lecturer B (Scenography) – Closing 31/07/2014

Lecturer B (Musical Theatre) – Closing 31/07/2014

 Lecturer B (Acting) – Closing 31/07/2014

 Teaching Fellow B (Dance) – Closing 18/07/2014

Teaching Fellow A (Sound Recording) – Closing 25/07/2014