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Institution: Skidmore College

Position: Visiting Assistant Professor

General Information:

One-year position


PhD or ABD in Music History or Theory

Job Description/Responsibilities:

The Department of Music at Skidmore College invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor (or Visiting Instructor) of Music History and Theory to begin Fall 2014. PhD or ABD in Music; salary commensurate with experience. Teaching responsibilities include the third semester in the music theory sequence (compositional and analytical procedures of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries) and courses on Western classical traditions. A candidate's cover letter should indicate what courses they would be prepared to offer. Course load is six courses per year.

Salary Range: unspecified

Items to Send:

Resume & cover letter required; teaching philosophy & sample syllabi optional

To be considered for this position, please complete an online faculty profile and attach the following documents: cover letter, curriculum vitae. Teaching philosophy and sample syllabi may also be submitted but are not required. Additionally the application system will prompt you to submit a three email addresses for letters of recommendation. All recommenders will be emailed once you've completed the application process.

Interfolio Users: visit the link below for instructions to acquire email addresses from Interfoilio to enter into our application system for your recommenders.

This system can support attachments up to 1.9MB. All "required" documents must be attached through the online application system to complete the application process. If you have questions please contact Clarissa Sawyer, Employment Coordinator in Human Resources at: or 518 580.5802

Deadline: open until filled


Clarissa Sawyer

Other Information:

Date Listed: 03/19/2014

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