Division/College: College of Arts, Media and Design
FT/PT: Full Time
The Department of Music in the College of Arts, Media and Design at Northeastern University announces a search for one-year visiting junior appointment with the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor of Music in Musicology and/or Ethnomusicology. We seek a promising scholar for a one-year sabbatical replacement. The successful candidate will be asked to teach courses from our music history and/or world music offerings, three courses each semester, with the possibility of including a new course focused on his/her own interest or research focus during the academic year. This appointment will not be renewable.
The Music Department offers its undergraduate and graduate students a cross-disciplinary approach to the study and practice of music, underscored by real-world experiential learning, a global perspective, and cutting-edge technology. The music department's degree offerings include the B.A. in Music, a B.S. in Music Technology, a B.S. in Music Industry, a Master of Science in Creative Practice Leadership, and a robust offering of large and small ensembles, performance instruction, and curricular exchange with the New England Conservatory
Candidates should have a terminal degree in Musicology or Ethnomusicology by a start date of August 26, 2019. The ideal candidate will have a research agenda that promises to inform and advance current trends in the field. S/he will possess a strong record of, or progress toward, significant achievement in scholarship, reflecting an ability to place music in the context of creative practices across an array of disciplines within and beyond the arts from a richly multi-cultural and trans-disciplinary perspective.
All applications must be submitted electronically at http://www.northeastern.edu/camd/about/careers/ and click on the Full-time positions link or if viewing this description on the Northeastern University website, click
Internal Number: 60350
About Northeastern University
Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a private research university located in the heart of Boston. Northeastern is a leader in worldwide experiential learning, urban engagement, and interdisciplinary research that meets global and societal needs. Our broad mix of experience-based education programs?our signature cooperative education program, as well as student research, service learning, and global learning?build the connections that enable students to transform their lives. The University offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools.