The Department of Music at Hartwick College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor starting in August, 2020, pending final administrative approval. The successful candidate must be committed to excellence and innovation in undergraduate teaching, active engagement in scholarly or creative activities, and working closely with today’s students in a small college environment. Committee service and academic advising also are expected for tenure and promotion.
Specific teaching assignments will include the full Music Theory course sequence required for all music majors, plus other undergraduate music courses depending upon the expertise of the candidate and academic needs within the department. Teaching load will average 20 semester credit hours or their equivalent per academic year, and all faculty members teach during the College’s distinctive four-week January Term.
We seek candidates with expertise in Music Theory, with strong preference given to those with experience in Applied Music teaching in Flute or Oboe, as well as Chamber Music. Minimum qualifications include Ph.D. in Music Theory or DMA in Flute or Oboe performance with minimum 5 years teaching experience in Music Theory by the time of the appointment.
To apply, please send:
> Cover letter
> Curriculum vita
> Statement of teaching philosophy and research interests
> Evidence of teaching and scholarly excellence or the potential for it
> Diversity statement– a statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to diversity will support Hartwick College’s Diversity Statement,
> Three letters of reference sent directly by your referees.
Letters should be addressed to Daniel Hane, Chair, Department of Music, Hartwick College, and all materials must be sent electronically to email@example.com with Music Theory in the subject line.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Candidates should be prepared to submit recordings of personal performances and the accompanying concert programs upon request.
Daniel Hane, Chair, Department of Music, Hartwick College - HaneD@hartwick.edu