Millikin University School of Music
Assistant Professor in Musicology/Ethnomusicology (tenure-track)
Application deadline: May 17, 2013 – Position begins August 2013.
Qualifications: Completed doctorate, teaching experience, and commitment to undergraduate education required.
Responsibilities: Coordinate music history area; teach courses in western music history, non-western music, and popular music; participate in recruitment, advising, and faculty governance. Strong interpersonal skills, demonstrated vision, and leadership are essential.
Candidates should submit letter of application, statement of teaching philosophy and CV electronically (pdf) to: musicologysearch at millikin.edu. Subject line should say application. Three letters of recommendation should be sent to: Dr. Stephen Widenhofer, Director, Millikin University School of Music, 1184 West Main Street, Decatur, IL 62522. Application deadline: May 17, 2013. Offer of employment is contingent upon successful completion of background check and pending budgetary approval. Millikin University is an equal opportunity employer.
The School of Music, accredited since 1934 by NASM with 58 faculty and 300 students, offers BM degrees in performance, music education, commercial music, and music business, and the Bachelor of Arts in Music. The School of Musics curriculum embraces the interdisciplinarity of diverse musical and academic experiences. The School of Music is designated as an All Steinway School. A Millikin education is characterized by performance learning a unique approach to learning that builds the confidence to succeed before and after graduation. Students apply their learning to experiences both in Decatur and around the world.