Job offer in Ireland Lecturer Below the Bar, Druid Theatre Artist-in-Residence (Type A) at National University of Ireland, Galway

Applications are invited for a fixed-term appointment as Lecturer Below the Bar, Druid Theatre Artist-in-Residence at NUI Galway. 

Overview of post

Under the terms of the partnership between NUI Galway and Druid, the university wishes to invite applications for a ‘Druid Theatre Artist-in-Residence,’ who will participate in the development of drama, theatre and performance at NUI Galway. The successful candidate will be a professional theatre artist, working in any of the following fields: acting, direction, playwriting, and/or producing. Candidates should have a university qualification in a relevant area.

The post is half-time (0.5 FTE) and runs for the entire calendar year (January-December inclusive). The successful candidate will need to be present at NUI Galway for 2.5 days per week during the teaching semester and at other times during the year as appropriate.

For informal enquiries, please contact Dr Ian Walsh, or telephone: +353 (0)91 494484

Additional information on the College of Arts, Social Sciences and Celtic Studies is available at:

Salary: €37,979 to €58,944 pro rata, p.a. (applicable to new entrants effective from January, 2019)

(This appointment will be made on the Lecturer Fixed Term scale in line with current Government pay policy)

Appointments will be conditional on work authorisation validation.

Further details are available at

Closing date for receipt of applications is 17:00 (Irish Time) on Friday, 22nd February 2019.  It will not be possible to consider applications received after the closing date.

Garda vetting may apply.

For more information and Application Form please see website: Applications should be submitted online.

Please note that appointment to posts advertised will be dependent upon University approval, together with the terms of the Employment Control Framework for the higher education sector.

National University of Ireland Galway is an equal opportunities employer.


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