LOCATION
New York, NY
INSTITUTION
New York University
POSITION/RANK
Adjunct Instructor (Contemporary Music History)
GENERAL INFO

The NYU Steinhardt Department of Music and Performing Arts Professions (MPAP) Music Theory and History program seeks a qualified candidate to teach a graduate seminar in post-1945 contemporary music history, with an emphasis on recent trends in contemporary music. The course meets on campus Tuesdays from 4:55–6:35pm, starting September 1, 2022. The ideal candidate will have strong interest in inclusivity and expanding diversity in music history pedagogy.

Additionally, applicants with research and teaching interests in contemporary music analysis or music beyond the traditional Western canon are especially encouraged to apply with the possibility for additional courses in the spring.

QUALIFICATIONS

— ABD or terminal degree in musicology, music theory, composition, or another field of music with appropriate specialization and experience

— Classroom teaching experience in a collegiate environment as the primary instructor

— Research specialization in contemporary music

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

For full consideration, candidates must apply via Interfolio (https://apply.interfolio.com/107776) with the following:

1) Cover letter. The letter should evidence the applicant's commitment and contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion.
2) Resume/CV (including a list of courses taught)
3) List of three (3) professional references with contact information (email and phone number)

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue on a rolling basis until the position is filled. For best consideration, application materials should be submitted by July 1, 2022.

Emailed applications will NOT be accepted.

PREFERRED APPLICATION DEADLINE
OPEN UNTIL FILLED
Yes
CONTACT FOR INQUIRIES

More information about the department can be found at https://steinhardt.nyu.edu/music. Please direct any questions regarding the position to Sarah Louden (sarah.louden@nyu.edu).