Full Professor in Ethnomusicology with Tenure
Boston University, Department of Music
The School of Music at Boston University invites applications and nominations for the position of Professor of Music (Ethnomusicology) (with tenure) in the Department of Musicology and Ethnomusicology.
The applicant should have a long-held Ph.D., associate- or full-professor status in current position, a rich publication record, prominence in the field of ethnomusicology, and a distinguished record of teaching at the graduate and undergraduate level.
Duties include teaching at both the graduate and undergraduate level; serving on departmental, school, college, and university committees; supervising dissertations of Master’s, DMA, and Ph.D. candidates; and examining candidates for both doctoral degrees. We seek a versatile, collegial teacher and scholar for a distinguished and friendly community of professors and graduate students.
Rank: Full Professor.
Start Date: July 1, 2012.
Completed applications must include a letter of application, complete current curriculum vitae, and three current letters of recommendation.
Consideration of candidates will begin on November 15, 2011.
To ensure full consideration, please submit application materials prior to this date to:
Professor Jeremy Yudkin (Senior Ethnomusicology Search), Chair,
Musicology and Ethnomusicology Department, School of Music,
College of Fine Arts,
Boston University, 855 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215.
Boston University is an affirmative action equal opportunity employer.
One-Semester, Part-Time Position in Ethnomusicology, Spring 2011
The Department of Music at Tufts University announces a one-semester, Spring 2012, part-time position to teach Studies in Fieldwork, a course primarily intended for graduate students in their first year of a two-year program. In this course students learn ethnomusicological field techniques by doing a significant local field research project that is supervised and guided by the teacher. Practical topics in the course typically include participant-observation, field notes, interview audio/video documentation, and project design and management. Other topics addressed in the course are history of fieldwork, ethics, intercultural communication, and self-other relationships and awareness. We seek candidates with broad interests and a strong commitment to teaching in an imaginative and compelling manner. Ph.D. or ABD in ethnomusicology or other ethnography-based discipline and teaching experience required.
Review of applications begins Monday, October 24, 2011 and continues until the position is filled. Please send a cover letter, CV, and three letters of recommendation to Ethnomusicology Search, Department of Music, Perry and Marty Granoff Music Center, Tufts University, 20 Talbot Avenue, Medford, MA, 02155. For inquiries about the position please write to MusicSearch@tufts.edu
Tufts University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. We are committed to increasing the diversity of our faculty. Members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.