Assistant Professor – Musicology, Virginia Tech

  • Deadline / Program Start: 08/10/2020
  • Organization: Virginia Tech, School of Performing Arts
  • Organization Type: College/University
  • Career Type: Teaching Artist, Educator
  • Location: Blacksburg, VA
  • Primary Discipline: Music
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Assistant Professor, Musicology. Tenure-track, full time, 9 months. Start Date: August 10, 2020. Duties: Teach blended Music History/Theory curriculum for sophomore music majors in addition to upper-division music history seminars for undergraduate students (2/2 load); maintain an active program of research and present at national conferences; serve on committees and perform other appropriate university service.

Required Qualifications:
Ph.D. in Musicology or Music History by August 2020; university teaching experience; demonstrated record or potential for national reputation as a scholar.

Preferred Qualifications:
Certification in pedagogy of music theory; demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusion in the classroom and/or campus community.

We seek candidates with the demonstrated potential to contribute effectively to a faculty team dedicated to creating a positive, dynamic, and inclusive learning environment for an increasingly diverse student population.

Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, CV, unofficial transcripts, and contact information for three references online at (Job Number 511312).

Review of applications will begin November 1, 2019 and continue until filled. The successful candidate will be required to have a criminal background check.

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