JOB: Music History, U of South Carolina
Position: Music HistoryStarting Date: August 2007
Rank: Assistant/Associate Professor
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
The School of Music at the University of South Carolina is accepting applications and nominations for a full-time position in Music History to begin in August of 2007. All areas of musicological expertise will be considered; scholars with a research interest in music prior to 1650 are particularly encouraged to apply.
RESPONSIBILITES: Maintain excellence in scholarly research and publication; serve on graduate examination committees and advise doctoral papers; teach undergraduate and graduate courses in music history and honors classes as assigned.
QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D. in Musicology or the History of Music Theory; proven record or promise of significant achievement in scholarly research, publication, and (if applicable) performance; outstanding oral and written communication skills. College-level teaching experience is also required.
GENERAL INFORMATION: The University of South Carolina in Columbia, founded in 1801, is the flagship institution of a seven-campus, fully accredited, state-supported system. The School of Music is an independent unit on campus and a dynamic leader for music and music education in America with a full-time faculty of 44, and a student population of 325 undergraduate and 120 graduate majors representing numerous states and countries. Degrees are offered through the doctoral level in performance, piano pedagogy, music education and composition. A recently constructed music building offers state-of-the-art teaching, performing, and classroom space.
APPLICATION: Applicants should send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, three current letters of recommendation to:
Chair, Music History Search Committee
School of Music
University of South Carolina813 Assembly Street
Columbia, SC 29208
The search process will continue until the position is filled, but priority screening will begin on November 1, 2006.
The University of South Carolina is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.