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Institution: McMaster University School of the Arts

Position: Assistant Professor


The successful candidate will have a PhD or DMA in Music, complete or near completion, with demonstrated strengths in Western art music. Preference will be given to candidates with a proven record of effective teaching at the university level.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will teach the equivalent of six half-year courses, including: first year aural skills, a seminar in the Foundations of Music Education, and direct one of the Music Programís ensembles. The remaining courses will be determined by the Director of the School of the Arts according to the programís needs and the successful candidateís abilities. A commitment to active and regular participation in the administrative activities of the Music program, including auditions, juries and recruiting, as assigned, is a requirement of this position.

Salary Range: unspecified

Items to Send:

Applicants should include a letter of interest, a detailed curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy and practice, a syllabus for a seminar in Music Education, and the names and complete contact information for three referees.

Deadline: open until filled


Applications and supporting documentation should be clearly marked "Music Position" and addressed to:

Dr. Keith Kinder, Director
School of the Arts
McMaster University
1280 Main Street West
Hamilton, Ontario L8S 4M2

Date Listed: 05/15/2008

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