University of Virginia, McIntire Department of Music:
Music Since 1900 (open-rank position)
Review of applications: October 30,2013
Start: August 25, 2014
The University of Virginia McIntire Department of Music invites applications for a tenure-track, open-rank position in Critical and Comparative Studies in Music. The field of emphasis may include any topic in music since 1900, including but not limited to fields traditionally defined as musicology, music theory, ethnomusicology, or popular music studies. We seek a scholar who will enrich our graduate and undergraduate programs, engage productively with a vibrant and multi-faceted music department, and draw connections to other disciplines at the University.
Responsibilities will include research, undergraduate and graduate teaching, and faculty service. Review of applications will begin on October 30, 2013 and applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The position begins August 25, 2014. Applicants must be on track to hold a Ph.D. in musicology, music theory, ethnomusicology, or related field by the time of appointment. University teaching experience is desired.
To apply candidates must submit a Candidate Profile through Jobs@ UVA (jobs.virginia.edu), search on posting number 0613012, and electronically attach the following: a cover letter of interest describing research agenda and teaching experience, a curriculum vitae, two writing samples (total maximum fifty pages) and contact information for three references. In addition, please arrange to have three confidential letters of recommendation sent to 20th/21st-Century Music Search, McIntire Department of Music, P.O. Box 400176, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22904-4176.
Questions regarding the application process in JOBS@UVa should be directed to Heather Hodges, hmh6c at virginia.edu, 424-924-3052.
The University will perform background checks on all new faculty hires prior to making a final offer of employment.
Contact Information: Bonnie Gordon, Chair, 20th/21st-Century Music Search Committee, bongordon at virginia.edu, (434) 924-3052.
The College of Arts & Sciences and the University of Virginia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. We are committed to developing diversity in faculty and staff and welcome applications from women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities.