Emory Department of Music Director of Orchestral Studies
September 26, 2018
The Department of Music at Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, invites applications for a lecture track position at the rank of lecturer or senior lecturer, hire date August 1, 2019. Responsibilities include building and maintaining a quality undergraduate orchestral studies program, conducting the Emory University Symphony Orchestra, and teaching relevant courses. Additional responsibilities include coordinating applied lessons in the string area and active recruiting. The lecture track at Emory is a parallel track to the tenure track; it is designed for faculty whose professional focus is on teaching and performance. In the performance area the Director of Jazz Studies, the Director of Wind Studies, and the Director of Vocal Studies are lecture-track positions.
Qualifications: Doctorate preferred or Masters with comparable experience. A commitment to teaching and mentoring undergraduate majors and non-majors is essential.
Emory University is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, persons with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.
Application should include: 1) Letter of Application. Emory University is committed to student and faculty diversity, equity, and inclusion. In your cover letter or in a separate statement, please reflect upon your experience and vision regarding the teaching and mentorship of students from diverse backgrounds. 2) Curriculum Vitae; 3) Up to 15 minutes of rehearsal footage with contrasting material, footage to be sent as a video link; 4) Up to 15 minutes of performance footage, footage to be sent as a video link; 5) Statement of commitment to teaching; 6) Three confidential letters of recommendation. Submit all materials to the following link: https://apply.interfolio.com/55831
The application deadline is December 1, 2018.
About Emory University
Emory University, a top-ranked private institution recognized internationally for its outstanding liberal arts colleges, graduate and professional schools, and one of the world's leading healthcare systems, is located on a beautiful campus in Atlanta, Georgia's historic Druid Hills neighborhood. Emory maintains an uncommon balance for an institution of its standing: our scholars and experts generate $628 million in research funding annually while also maintaining a traditional emphasis on teaching. The University is enriched by collaboration among its schools, centers, and partners as well as by the legacy and energy of Atlanta.
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