Earlham College Music Department: full-time, two-year position in choral directing and musicology (broadly defined) at the assistant professor level, to begin August, 2018. Seeking a dynamic choral director with a dedication to general education, and with strengths in historical musicology, popular music studies, or ethnomusicology. Duties include directing the choral program with the support of a choral assistant, and teaching two courses in musicology every semester. Doctorate strongly preferred; previous teaching and directing experience required. Review of applications will begin on January 8, 2018. Please consult https://earlham.edu/human-resources/current-openings/ for a fuller posting.
Requested materials: letter of interest, c.v., a 300- to 500-word statement of how your teaching might contribute to Earlham’s goal of exemplifying a diverse and inclusive institution, three letters of recommendation, and videos of choral rehearsal and performance under the candidate’s direction. Submit written documents electronically to Jennifer Isaacs, with a link in the e-mail to your securely uploaded video files, at the following address: choral-musicology(at)earlham.edu. (Alternatively, Ms. Isaacs can invite you to join a secure Earlham site that can accept large digital files.) Contact about the position: Marc Benamou, Music Department Convener: benamm(at)earlham.edu.
The department puts into practice its forward-looking curriculum in a new, superbly designed visual and performing arts facility. Earlham’s Quaker-based „Principles and Practices“ inform its philosophy and its close working relationship with each student.
Earlham College is an Equal Opportunity Employer that seeks applications from candidates who contribute to diversity in terms of race, ethnicity, age, religious affiliation, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, and veteran status, among other distinctions and contributions. As a College with a Quaker identity, Earlham also is eager to solicit applications from members of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers).
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