Faculty Position – Music
Full-time, Tenure-track, start date July 1, 2018
We seek an interdisciplinary teacher-scholar in Music, drawing on one or more of these core scholarly disciplines: musicology, ethnomusicology, or popular music studies.
The successful candidate will be:
- an outstanding teacher, engaged with students‘ research, and able to work with a diverse student body
- an active researcher, engaged with the life of their discipline and the musical practices or communities they study
- interested in being part of the broader intellectual and community life of our University
CMU is a liberal arts university rooted in the Mennonite tradition, a Christian standpoint emphasizing peace and community service. We encourage faculty to teach and pursue research engaging with this standpoint and set of emphases. Applicants should hold a PhD or be near completion of their doctorate, have a solid theoretical and methodological background, a strong record of scholarly research, and a demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching.
Interested candidates should submit: a letter of application; a curriculum vitae; a statement of teaching philosophy; a research statement; a statement on how their faith commitment would contribute to teaching and scholarship at CMU; evidence of teaching effectiveness; and contact information for three references.
Subject to final budgetary approval, the appointment will begin July 1, 2018, or when the position is filled. Rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Review of applications will begin February 26, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled.
Nominations or inquiries about the nature of the post may be directed to Dr. Jonathan Dueck, Vice President Academic and Academic Dean, jdueck@ cmu.ca/ 204-594-0512.
Information about Canadian Mennonite University can be found at www.cmu.ca
Applications should be submitted in confidence either electronically to email@example.com or by paper mail addressed to Dianna Robson, Director of Human Resources, Canadian Mennonite University, 500 Shaftesbury Blvd., Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3P 2N2. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority. CMU is committed to employment equity.