Division/College: College of Arts, Media and Design
FT/PT: Full Time
The Department of Music in the College of Arts, Media and Design at Northeastern University announces a search for one-year visiting senior appointment with the rank of Visiting Associate Professor or Visiting Professor of Music in Musicology and/or Ethnomusicology. We seek a distinguished scholar who wishes to take a one-year leave from his/her current position and spend a year in Boston as guest faculty at Northeastern University. The visiting colleague will be asked to teach courses aligned with our music history and/or world music offerings, two courses each semester, with the possibility of including one or more courses of his/her own interest or research focus. No committee participation or advising will be expected, although any voluntary participation in our community of musicians and scholars would be welcome.
The Music Department offers its undergraduate and graduate students a cross-disciplinary approach to the study and practice of music, underscored by real-world experiential learning, a global perspective, and cutting-edge technology. The music department's degree offerings include the B.A. in Music, a B.S. in Music Technology, a B.S. in Music Industry, a Master of Science in Creative Practice Leadership, and a robust offering of large and small ensembles, performance instruction, and curricular exchange with the New England Conservatory
Candidates must have a terminal degree in Musicology or Ethnomusicology and strong record of significant achievement in scholarship, reflecting an ability to place music in the context of creative practices across disciplines within and beyond the arts and across historical and/or global cultures; must have substantial experience in one or more post-secondary music degree programs, with an appointment at the Associate or Full Professor level or comparable status.
All applications must be submitted electronically at http://www.northeastern.edu/camd/about/careers/ and click on the full-time positions link or if viewing this description on the Northeastern University website, click
Internal Number: 60352
About Northeastern University
Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a private research university located in the heart of Boston. Northeastern is a leader in worldwide experiential learning, urban engagement, and interdisciplinary research that meets global and societal needs. Our broad mix of experience-based education programs?our signature cooperative education program, as well as student research, service learning, and global learning?build the connections that enable students to transform their lives. The University offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools.