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Institution: Bar-Ilan University

Position: full-time tenure-track faculty member


The appointment is open to scholars at early and intermediate stages of their career. Academic rank will be commensurate with experience and academic accomplishments of the successful candidate. Doctoral candidates in the final stages of their work (ABD) will be considered, provided their degree will be approved by February 2018. The department is not required to accept any application for this position.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Bar-Ilan University seeks to hire a full-time faculty member for a tenure-track research position in the Department of Music. Applications will be considered in all fields of musicology, music theory and ethnomusicology. A proven record of accomplishment in both research and teaching is required. The beginning of the appointment is flexible, between October 2017 and October 2018.

Duties include maintaining an active research and publication agenda, teaching undergraduate and graduate courses and seminars (in Hebrew), including the undergraduate history and/or theory sequence, advising M.A and Ph.D. candidates, and serving on departmental committees.

Salary Range: unspecified

Items to Send:

Please send:
> Cover letter
> Detailed CV
> List of publications
> A list of three established scholars who may provide recommendations upon request. Please provide their name, affiliation, email address and phone number.
> For ABD candidates: an up-to-date progress report letter and a signed assessment from your advisor as to the expected date of completion of you dissertation.

Please send all materials to by May 10 2017
In the subject of your application email, write: “Musicology position”

Please make sure you have received a message of confirmation from the office about the receipt of your application (should be sent within a few days; for those sending between April 9-17, shortly after the vacation).

Deadline: May 10, 2017


For questions, please write to

Other Information:

Bar-Ilan University, Israel's fastest-growing institution of higher education, is a public research university in the city of Ramat Gan, Tel Aviv District.

Date Listed: 04/03/2017

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