LOCATION
Washington DC, USA
INSTITUTION
American University
POSITION/RANK
Full-time Faculty in Music Theory/Composition
GENERAL INFO

The Department of Performing Arts in the College of Arts and Sciences at American University invites applications for a full-time one-year faculty appointment for academic year 2021-2022. Rank will be dependent on experience. The appointment is a 9-month term position and will commence on August 30, 2021.

JOB DESCRIPTION

The position will require the incumbent to teach three courses per semester (fall and spring). Teaching responsibilities include undergraduate courses in music theory, ear training, music fundamentals, and/or general education (AU CORE) music courses for non-majors. Depending on area of specialization, the candidate may teach composition lessons and/or innovative courses that serve a liberal arts program in music. Additional duties include student advising and participation in departmental service activities. All faculty are expected to hold office hours and participate in School and University activities and service.

QUALIFICATIONS

PhD, DMA, or ABD status in music preferred. Highly qualified applicants with a master’s degree related to music will be considered.

SALARY
Salary is competitive.
APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Please submit applications via: http://apply.interfolio.com/89198. For the initial submission, please only include a letter of application and curriculum vitae. Requests for letters of reference and additional materials will be made at a later date.

PREFERRED APPLICATION DEADLINE
OPEN UNTIL FILLED
Yes
CONTACT FOR INQUIRIES

Please contact Richard Streeks, Faculty Coordinator at streeks@american.edu if you have any questions.