Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Music

Radcliffe College

United States

October 29, 2021

Description

Position Title Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Music

School Faculty of Arts and Sciences Department/Area Music Position Description

The Department of Music seeks to appoint a tenure-track assistant professor in Musicology. We welcome applications from candidates representing a broad range of areas, including African-American music, Latinx Music, ecomusicology, popular music, sociology and politics of musical cultures, global music history, critical historiography, gender studies, digital media studies.

We seek an innovative researcher/teacher with a commitment to diversity and inclusion. The appointment is expected to begin on July 1, 2022. The tenure- track professor will be responsible for teaching and advising at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Courses will include seminars for graduate and undergraduate students, as well as introductory courses for non- concentrators.

Keywords:

assistant professor, faculty, instructor, tenure track

Boston, Cambridge, Massachusetts, MA, Northeast, New England

Fields: African-American music, Latinx music, ecocriticism, popular music, race, ethnicity, indigeneity, global music history, migration, gender and sexuality, critical historiography, interdisciplinary, cross-disciplinary

Basic Qualifications

Doctorate in Musicology, Ethnomusicology or related discipline required by the time the appointment begins.

Additional Qualifications

Demonstrated excellence in teaching is desired.

Special Instructions

Candidates are encouraged to apply by October 29, 2021; applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.

1. Cover letter

2. Curriculum Vitae

3. Teaching/advising statement (describing teaching philosophy and practices)

4. Research statement

5. Statement describing efforts to encourage diversity, inclusion, and belonging, including past, current, and anticipated future contributions in these areas.

6. Names and contact information of 3 referees, who will be asked by a system-generated email to upload a letter of recommendation once the candidate's application has been submitted. When your application is submitted to this system, your reference letter writers will receive a prompt asking them to upload a letter as soon as possible. Please make sure they are informed well before you submit. At least one letter must come from someone who has not served as the candidate's undergraduate, graduate, or postdoctoral advisor.

7. One publication or unpublished writing sample of no more than 10,000 words, including footnotes.

Contact Information

Eva Kim Harvard University Department of Music 3 Oxford Street Cambridge, MA 02138

Contact Email evakim@fas.harvard.edu Equal Opportunity Employer

Harvard is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Minimum Number of References Required 3 Maximum Number of References Allowed 3

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Cover Letter
  • Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  • Statement of Research
  • Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging Statement
  • Writing Sample 1
  • Optional Documents

  • URL
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