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Institution: Colby College

Position: One-year Faculty Fellow (sabbatical replacement position)

General Information:

The Department of Music at Colby College invites applications for a one-year Faculty Fellow (4/5 time sabbatical replacement) in Music (music theory/acoustic and electronic composition) beginning September 1, 2019. The department seeks a theorist/composer with a specialization in contemporary music and a strong commitment to a liberal arts education. College teaching experience is strongly preferred.


Qualifications:

ABD, PhD, or DMA required

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Responsibilities include teaching an introductory music theory course, a late-19th century-to-present music history course for majors, and two electives. The search committee is especially interested in candidates who, through their research, teaching, and/or service, will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the campus community. Applications from candidates with additional experience in sound studies, music for film and video, the composition and theory of EDM, sound engineering/mixing, and/or DJ experience are especially welcome.




Salary Range: 58,000

Items to Send:

To apply, please submit applications through Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/55392. Include a cover letter outlining interests and specific qualifications for the position, CV, three letters of recommendation, a statement of teaching philosophy and research interests, and a representative sample of recent scholarship/research in progress. The department would also appreciate a list of the candidate’s ideas for possible elective offerings and a description of how the candidate sees these classes contributing to a rigorous music curriculum in a liberal arts setting.

Application materials can include hyperlinks to audio/video files within the relevant application documents but the department requests that physical copies of recordings and/or publications not be sent unless requested. Review of applications will begin January 15, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.


Deadline: open until filled

Contact:

Steven Nuss, Music Department co-chair
Department of Music, Bixler 170
Colby College
5670 Mayflower Hill
Waterville, ME
04901

207-859-5673/917-520-2472
(srnuss@colby.edu)
__________________________________________________________________
Christina Steeves, Music Department Administrative Assistant
Department of Music, Bixler 170
Colby College
5670 Mayflower Hill
Waterville, ME
04901

207-859-5671
(csteeves@colby.edu

Other Information:

The position includes moving expenses and (with rare exceptions) travel funds for one academic conference.

Date Listed: 09/26/2018


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