Assistant Professor of Musicology/Ethnomusicology-School of Music
Location: Flagstaff Mountain Campus
How to Apply
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* Please send an application letter of interest, vitae, three reference letters, and one recent paper or article. Additional materials may be requested at a later time. Send all materials to: Chair of Musicology/Ethnomusicology Search Committee, School of Music, Box 6040, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 86011-6040 or for express mail: Chair of Musicology/Ethnomusicology Search Committee, School of Music Room 120, Bldg 37, Corner of Riordan and Knoles, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 86011.
* Tenure track, 9 month academic year appointment, beginning in August 2006.
* The School of Music in the College of Arts and Letters is seeking an individual who is strongly committed to teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Teaching duties may include a two semester undergraduate art music survey course, Introduction to World Music for music majors and minors, and graduate seminars in area of specialization and cognate area. Research, advising MM thesis students and undergraduate music majors and participation in professional, school, college, and university committees and organizations is expected.
* Ph.D. in Historical Musicology (any specialization) with an Ethnomusicology background, or a Ph.D. in Ethnomusicology (any specialization) with a Historical Musicology background.
* Ph.D. must be completed by August 2006.
* Evidence of successful University level teaching.
* Strong record of scholarship leading to published research.
* The successful candidate will have the ability to work effectively with people from a variety of culturally diverse backgrounds.
* Northern Arizona University is a 18,000-student institution with its main campus in Flagstaff, a four-season community of about 57,000 at the base of the majestic San Francisco Peaks. NAU's emphasis on undergraduate education is enhanced by its graduate programs and research as well as distance learning. The university is committed to a diverse and civil working and learning environment. Applicants should be experienced and committed to work in this diverse population. A criminal and employment-history background check will be performed prior to employment offer. NAU is an equal opportunity educator and employer.
* The School of Music offers the Bachelor degrees in Music Education and Performance and the Bachelor of Arts degree in Music. The Master of Music degree includes emphases in Musicology, Theory/Composition, Conducting, Performance, Violin/Viola Suzuki Pedagogy and a Summer Master's degree in Teaching. Undergraduate music majors: approximately 375. Graduate music majors: 50. See www.nau.edu/cal for information on the School of Music.
Commensurate with qualifications.
This position will be open until filled or closed. Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2005.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Northern Arizona University is a committed Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. NAU is responsive to the needs of dual career couples.