Lecturer in Drama and Theatre at NUL


The  National  University  of  Lesotho  invites  applications  from  suitably  qualified candidates for the following positions.


Post No. 2119   : Lecturer in Drama and Theatre


Minimum Qualifications and Requirements

a) The applicant must hold a minimum of Master of Arts Degree in Drama and Theatre or a related area;

b) A minimum of 3 years’ experience in teaching drama and theatre at tertiary level; c) Experience in supervision of research at undergraduate level;

d) Experience in the artistic practice of drama and theatre studies; e.g. performance, directing;

e) The candidate should have demonstrable ability to develop new programmes and review the ones already running;

f) The ability to work effectively within an established team environment;

g) Excellent interpersonal, organisational, communication and presentational skills.


The successful candidate will be expected to do the following:

   Teaching and assessment of both theoretical and practical components of courses;    Supervision of research at undergraduate level;

   Participation in the work of the Faculty and the  English Department especially in the
Drama unit;

   Attendance  and  participation  in  all  meetings  of  the  Drama  unit,  the  English
Department and the Faculty;

   Consultation with students and the broader learning community;

   Participation in appropriate projects and committees, and

   Undertake research and publish in their area of specialisation.

The successful candidate will be expected to assume duty on 1st August 2019. Contract Duration:


The appointment for position shall be on contract for a period of two years.


Other Information:

Applicants are to address the stated qualifications, experience and provide other
relevant information to assist the University to determine their suitability for the
position. They should also quote the vacancy number of the post applied for, provide
current CV’s (including telephone, telefax and e-mail), three professional reference
letters from Lead Consultants, Project Managers and Employers (current & Previous)
and certified true copies of educational certificates. To Whom It May Concern will
NOT be accepted as references.

Applications and references should be hand delivered or emailed to the address below on or before the stipulated closing date:

Director – Human Resources,
National University of Lesotho,
P.O. Roma 180, Lesotho
Or emailed to [email protected]

The closing date for receiving applications is:  Thursday, 6th December, 2018.

DISCLAIMER:   If you do not receive any response within three months after the closing date, you must consider your application unsuccessful.