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Institution: Hamilton College

Position: Visiting Assistant Professor

General Information:

a two-year appointment at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor, with the possibility of renewal for an additional two years, in music theory, composition, and digital media, beginning July 1, 2015


A completed doctorate (D.M.A. or Ph. D.) is required by the start of employment, and the strongest candidates will have evidence of college teaching experience and evidence of sustained professional accomplishments as creative artists.

Your cover letter should address the ways in which you would further the College’s goal of building a diverse educational environment. Previous experience teaching or working with diverse student populations is an asset.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

The teaching load is five courses per year, including music theory at the introductory and intermediate levels, musical composition, and techniques of digital music. The successful applicant will also be expected to participate in the Digital Arts Program, including co-teaching, during the second year, a digital arts workshop in the new, state-of-the-art facilities recently opened on campus.

Salary Range: $60,000 to $66,000

Items to Send:

Please submit the following to Interfolio at
1) letter of application
2) curriculum vitae
3) sample syllabi and other evidence of college teaching experience
4) a page with links to examples of creative works (e.g., on Soundcloud, Vimeo, YouTube, and/or Bandcamp)

Also, please arrange for submission through Interfolio of three letters of recommendation.

Deadline: March 29, 2015


G. Roberts Kolb, Chair
Music Department
Hamilton College
198 College Hill Rd.
Clinton, NY 13323
FAX 315-859-4568

Date Listed: 03/05/2015

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