Visiting Assistant Teaching Professor
The Department of Music at the University of Notre Dame invites applications from music theorists and composer-theorists for a one-year position at the rank of visiting assistant teaching professor. A completed doctoral degree is preferred, although advanced ABDs of exceptional merit will be considered. The area of scholarly specialization is open, but the successful candidate must have substantial teaching experience and a demonstrated record of excellence offering harmony and voice leading courses for undergraduate majors. Depending on departmental needs, the candidate may also teach the required course on 20th/21st-century music for majors; an advanced elective in his/her area of specialization cross-listed for majors and graduate students in ND’s Program in Sacred Music; and a theory course for non-majors in the broader liberal arts curriculum. Teaching load: 3 + 3. A commitment to teaching core theory at the highest level and specifically in a liberal arts environment is essential.
The application deadline is March 11, 2018. Please submit a cover letter outlining qualifications, a CV, and three letters of reference to the following link:
No further materials will be considered at this stage in the process.
The University of Notre Dame seeks to attract, develop, and retain the highest quality faculty, staff and administration. The University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and is committed to building a culturally diverse workplace. We strongly encourage applications from female and minority candidates and those candidates attracted to a university with a Catholic identity. Moreover, Notre Dame prohibits discrimination against veterans or disabled qualified individuals, and requires affirmative action by covered contractors to employ and advance veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities in compliance with 41 CFR 60-741.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-300.5(a).