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Institution: Texas Tech University

Position: Assistant Professor

General Information:

Interdisciplinary Arts Assistant Professor, tenure-track; salary commensurate with qualifications. Two positions available.


-Demonstrated potential for excellence in research and teaching.

-Demonstrated interest in engaging multiple artistic and/or cultural forms.

- Ph.D. or equivalent degree in appropriate field; will consider ABD if complete by August 2017.

-A research and teaching specialization that incorporates cross-disciplinary investigation of arts, culture, and/or inter or multi-media. Work that addresses music, dance, theatre, engineering, computer science, or psychology, and deals with questions regarding perception cognition, neuroscience, or interactivity, a plus. We especially seek candidates whose work operates at the nexus of research, theory, and practice. The applicant should be grounded in an interdisciplinary approach to her or his scholarship and should be able to work collaboratively across disciplines.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

- Contribute to a distinctive interdisciplinary, multi-arts curriculum shared by three arts specializations (Music, Theater, and Visual Arts) at graduate and undergraduate levels by means of teaching, curriculum development, and service responsibilities.
- Maintain active program of research I creative scholarship, teaching, and service.
- Pursuit of external grants in support of research or creative activity, when appropriate and available in the faculty
member’s field, is encouraged.
- Service duties include program-building, as well as commitment to extra-curricular activities. Service to the department,
college, and university is expected.

Salary Range: unspecified

Items to Send:

Please complete online application process for TTU Requisitions 9772BR or 9825BR at
After completion of the online application,
send the following to the address below:

1. Letter of Application that addresses the nature of the candidate\'s interdisciplinary interests and experience

2. Curriculum Vitae (including educational/teaching/research activity)

3. Statement of Teaching Philosophy

4. Research Statement

5. Teaching materials (including syllabi, instructional objectives, evaluations of teaching, if available)

6. One or more offprints of publications or sample of unpublished scholarship (should not exceed
25 pages)

To: Interdisciplinary Arts Search Committee

J.T. & Margaret Talkington College of Visual & Performing Arts - Texas Tech University Box 45060
Lubbock, TX 79409-5060

Deadline: open until filled


Christina G Martinez
Talkington College of Visual & Performing Arts
1011 Boston Avenue
Holden Hall Office 103
Lubbock Texas 79409
Office # 806-742-0700 Fax # 806-7420695

Date Listed: 03/21/2017

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