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Institution: University of Alberta

Position: Lecturer in Theory and Aural Skills

General Information:

Online application: http://careers.ualberta.ca/Competition/A110934737/
Full-time Lecturer, continuing, beginning July 1, 2018


Qualifications:

The ability to teach in both the fixed and movable-do solfège systems is essential; keyboard skills, and facility with computer technology and its applications to the aural skills and theory fields are also required. Applicants should be aware that the position is in the first instance a teaching position and contains no expectations for research, although we do require that ATS instructors keep current in developments in their field of expertise. Applicants will have a PhD in Music Theory or be near completion by the appointment date, and have relevant teaching experience.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

The Department of Music at the University of Alberta invites applications for a full-time continuing Lecturer in Theory and Aural Skills. We are looking for a dynamic teacher to teach courses in our core undergraduate theory and aural skills sequence (tonal and post-tonal), and to contribute to the coordination of the core music theory curriculum. Additional responsibilities include supervision of graduate Teaching Assistants and Principal Instructors for teaching aural and keyboard skills, or responsibilities assigned by the department Chair.

In accordance with the Academic Teaching Staff agreement (ATS), this position offers a comprehensive benefits package which can be viewed at http://www.hrs.ualberta.ca/MyEmployment/Agreements.aspx Salary for this continuing Career Status Faculty Lecturer position is based on the Assistant Professor scale and will be commensurate with education and experience. In accordance with the Academic Teaching Staff agreement (ATS), this position offers a comprehensive benefits package which can be viewed at http://www.hrs.ualberta.ca/MyEmployment/Agreements.aspx Salary for this continuing Career Status Faculty Lecturer position is based on the Assistant Professor scale and will be commensurate with education and experience.


Salary Range: Commensurate with education and experience

Items to Send:

Apply online by submitting:
• a cover letter (include the names of three referees)
• a curriculum vitae
• a teaching dossier including sample syllabi and evaluations of teaching performance (attach under the “Statement of Teaching/Research Interests” option)
• graduate transcripts, please attach under the “List of Publications” option
applicants are further expected to contact their referees and arrange to have them send their letters of reference to the attention of the Chair, Dr. William Street; these letters should be submitted via e-mail to mwalton1@ualberta.ca Please enter “Reference Letter – Lecturer in Theory and Aural Skills" in the subject line.


Deadline: February 28, 2018

Contact:

Candidates are invited to contact Mathew Walton (mwalton1@ualberta.ca) with any questions

Other Information:

Online applications are accepted until midnight Mountain Standard Time of the closing date.
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All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. If suitable Canadian citizens or permanent residents cannot be found, other individuals will be considered.
The University of Alberta is committed to an equitable, diverse, and inclusive workforce. We welcome applications from all qualified persons. We encourage women; First Nations, Métis and Inuit persons; members of visible minority groups; persons with disabilities; persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity and expression; and all those who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas and the University to apply.


Date Listed: 01/21/2018


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