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Position Title:  Tenure-track position in Music Composition

Description:

The Stony Brook University Department of Music seeks a composer for the position of Assistant Professor. We are searching for a composer with the beginnings of a national or international reputation/profile. Candidates should hold a Doctorate in Music Composition or have equivalent professional experience. Exceptional ABD applicants will be considered. Preference will be given to candidates whose scholarship specializes in vernacular (jazz/pop/rock) music as it intersects with Western Art Music, and to composers with demonstrated interest and experience in teaching analysis and music theory. The ideal applicant will have college-level teaching experience. Responsibilities will include teaching undergraduate and graduate analysis courses in both tonal and atonal/post-tonal music; teaching private composition lessons; supervising student research and writing; advising graduate students; and providing departmental and university service.

Application Procedure:

Application deadline: review of files begins February 1, 2014, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Applicants should complete the Academic Jobs Online application at http://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/3748. Supporting material must be submitted electronically, and are to include: a cover letter, curriculum vitae, three current letters of reference (or reference dossier), a statement of teaching interests/philosophy, and three examples of representative compositional work: scores with recordings.

STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER AND EDUCATOR.  IF YOU NEED A DISABILITY-RELATED ACCOMMODATION, PLEASE CALL THE UNIVERSITY HUMAN RESOURCE SERVICES DEPARTMENT AT (631) 632-6161 OR THE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT AT (631) 444-4700.  IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TITLE II CRIME AWARENESS AND SECURITY ACT, A COPY OF OUR CRIME STATISTICS IS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST BY CALLING (631) 632-6350. IT CAN ALSO BE VIEWED ON-LINE AT THE UNIVERSITY POLICE WEBSITE AT http://www.stonybrook.edu/police.

 


 

 

Position Title:  Tenure-track position in Baroque History and Theory

Description:

The SUNY Stony Brook Department of Music seeks a scholar with primary specialization in music of the Baroque period; appointment is at the level of Assistant Professor, tenure-track. Candidates should hold a Ph.D, or have ABD status, and should be well-versed in both historical and theoretical domains and conversant with cultural perspectives. Expertise in performance practice issues is desirable. Preference will be given to those who show strong research accomplishment or potential and who have a record of successful teaching experience. Responsibilities will include undergraduate and graduate instruction, supervision of student research and writing, dissertation direction, advising, and departmental and university service.

Application Procedure:

Application deadline: review of files begins December 1, 2013, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Applicants may complete the Academic Jobs Online application at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/3523. Electronic submission of materials is preferred. Alternatively, applicants may submit a State employment application, cover letter, curriculum vitae, at least three current letters of reference (or reference dossier), and a statement of teaching interests and philosophy to: Chair, Baroque Search, Department of Music, Staller Center, SUNY Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY 11794-5475.

For further information visit www.stonybrook.edu/jobs (Ref#: F-8270-13-10).

STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER AND EDUCATOR.

IF YOU NEED A DISABILITY-RELATED ACCOMMODATION, PLEASE CALL THE UNIVERSITY HUMAN RESOURCE SERVICES DEPARTMENT AT (631) 632-6161 OR THE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT AT (631) 444-4700.  IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TITLE II CRIME AWARENESS AND SECURITY ACT, A COPY OF OUR CRIME STATISTICS IS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST BY CALLING (631) 632-6350. IT CAN ALSO BE VIEWED ON-LINE AT THE UNIVERSITY POLICE WEBSITE AT http://www.stonybrook.edu/police.

 


Position Title: Tenure-track position in Ethnomusicology

Description:

The Stony Brook University Department of Music seeks a scholar who specializes in ethnomusicology. Candidates should hold a Ph.D., or have advanced ABD status, and be well versed in research paradigms of both ethnomusicology and musicology. We welcome applications from scholars who study either traditional or contemporary musical practices in one or more world areas, and we are interested in scholars who address issues such as (but not necessarily limited to) the following: globalization and its impact on political-social structures; gender and sexuality; the impact of new technologies on expressive cultures; and the impact of cross-cultural exchanges. We look for demonstrated achievement in scholarly productivity, or the potential for future achievement, as well as a record of successful teaching experience, and the potential for broadening perspectives within a music department with an emphasis on Western, classical music. Responsibilities will include undergraduate and graduate instruction, supervision of student research and writing, advising, and departmental and university service.

This is a tenure-track position as Assistant Professor (if holding a doctorate). Starting date: late August 2014. Salary according to qualifications.

Application Procedure:

Application deadline: review of files begins October 1, 2013, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Applicants may complete the Academic Jobs Online application at http://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/3068. Electronic submission of materials is preferred. Alternatively, applicants may submit a State employment application, cover letter, curriculum vitae, at least three current letters of reference (or reference dossier), and a statement of teaching interests and philosophy to:

Chair, Ethnomusicology Search
Department of Music
Staller Center for the Arts
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-5475.

STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER AND EDUCATOR. IF YOU NEED A DISABILITY-RELATED ACCOMMODATION, PLEASE CALL THE UNIVERSITY HUMAN RESOURCE SERVICES DEPARTMENT AT(631) 632-6161 OR THE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT AT (631) 444-4700. IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TITLE II CRIME AWARENESS AND SECURITY ACT, A COPY OF OUR CRIME STATISTICS IS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST BY CALLING (631) 632-6350. IT CAN ALSO BE VIEWED ON-LINE AT THE UNIVERSITY POLICE WEBSITE  at:  http://www.stonybrook.edu/police

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