The Department of Music at Colgate University invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor position in Music Theory beginning Fall semester 2022.
The successful candidate will be expected to teach courses from the department’s harmony sequence, basic musicianship and songwriting, and a potential new course based on their research interests. The teaching load is five courses per year.
Completion of PhD or DMA is required prior to or shortly after the date of hire. We are interested in candidates with a terminal degree in music theory or a related field, with exceptional musical skills, and a growing or established record of research. All areas of research/specialization will be considered, including those that complement and support current Music faculty interests at Colgate.
Application materials, comprising a cover letter, curriculum vitae, diversity/inclusivity statement and three reference letters must be submitted through https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/21193.
Colgate strives to be a community supportive of diverse perspectives and identities. The diversity/inclusivity statement should speak directly to the candidate's ability to work effectively with students across a wide range of identities and backgrounds. Additionally, the candidate should describe in their cover letter how their approach to teaching and scholarship might create an inclusive educational environment.
Review of applications will begin March 18, 2022 and continue until the position is filled.