REED COLLEGE -- The Music Department of Reed College seeks to
fill a one-year position as Visiting Assistant Professor of
Music. Teaching responsibilities are two one-semester theory
courses at the second-year level, Baroque Counterpoint (fall
semester) and Form and Analysis (spring semester); possible
supervision of senior theses, including theses in composition;
and two one-semester elective courses which, depending on the
interests of the instructor, might cover topics in, computers and
music, jazz, popular music, world music, or film music.
Conducting responsibilities are to direct rehearsals and
performances of the Reed Chamber Orchestra, an ensemble of about
twenty students and community members which rehearses once each
week and gives a concert each semester, sometimes in conjunction
with the Reed Chorus. Applicants should have a DMA, PhD, or
equivalent background in relevant fields and experience in
undergraduate teaching and in conducting student performers.
Start Date: Fall 2002. Application deadline: 11/15/2001 or until
filled. Send a cover letter and CV (no scores or recordings), and
arrange to have three letters of recommendation sent to: Reed
College, David Schiff, Chair, Music Search Committee, 3203 SE
Woodstock Blvd., Portland, OR 97202-8199. Your cover letter
should make clear the nature of your background and preparation
for this position and your understanding of the role music plays
in a small liberal arts college. Reed is an EO employer.
Virginia Hancock <Virginia.Hancock@...