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Brandeis University Visiting Assistant Professor of Music in Waltham, Massachusetts

The Department of Music at Brandeis University invites applications for a one-year, full-time Visiting Assistant Professor position in Music beginning July 1, 2022. The successful candidate will join a small, active department and will have a 3-2 teaching load, which, depending on the candidate?s area of expertise, could include the following: an undergraduate course for majors and non-majors on film music, and another one on popular music (cross-listed with American Studies), a course in our music history sequence, and one or two graduate seminars of interest to our musicology students and/or our composition students. We seek a dynamic scholar-teacher to augment our current program strengths. The area of specialization is twentieth- and twenty-first-century music , particularly film music, video game music, jazz, and/or popular music. Candidates should preferably hold a Ph.D. in Musicology by the time of appointment. Applicants should submit a letter of interest that includes a description of the candidate?s research plans and teaching experience, a CV, and a graduate or undergraduate syllabus on Film music or Video Game music.Review of applications will begin April 4. Closing Statement Brandeis University is committed to providing its students, faculty and staff with an environment conducive to learning and working and where all people are treated with respect and dignity. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, ethnicity, caste, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, including transgender identity, religion, disability, age, genetics, active military or veteran status and any other characteristics protected under applicable federal or Massachusetts law.