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Institution: Columbia University, Department of Music

Position: Assistant Professor in Ethnomusicology

General Information:

The Department of Music at Columbia University seeks to hire a tenure-track assistant professor with a specialization in ethnomusicology.


Applicants must have received the doctorate by July 1, 2015, the time of appointment.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

The responsibilities of the position include research and publication, graduate and undergraduate teaching, contributing to the programming and development of the Center for Ethnomusicology, and participating in departmental service. Additionally, the successful candidate will be expected to teach in Columbia's Core Curriculum. We seek a colleague whose work will complement our current strengths.

Salary Range: unspecified

Items to Send:

Through Columbia University's online application system, please upload a letter of application, CV, dissertation abstract, statement of teaching philosophy, list of references (three), and one writing sample. The writing sample can be one paper or dissertation/book chapter, not to exceed 65 pages of typescript.

To apply, go to: Review of applications will begin on October 20, 2014. The position is open until filled.

Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

Deadline: open until filled


Gabriela Kumar Sharma

Date Listed: 09/22/2014

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