Syracuse University — Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Music

The Setnor School of Music within the College of Visual and Performing Arts invites applications for a full-time tenure track position at the rank of assistant professor. Appointment begins August 2018. Terminal degree (DMA or PHD) required. Previous college/university experience preferred, evidence of outstanding artistry as a composer required. The successful candidate is expected to have an emerging portfolio leading to the development of an international reputation, along with substantial public performances and recordings. Candidates should also have a strong background in teaching music theory and analysis. Candidate must maintain an appropriate level of research/creative activity.

Responsibilities will include applied composition on both the undergraduate and graduate levels, undergraduate theory and/ear training courses, and the advising master’s theses. Candidates will also be expected to teach upper level composition-based coursework in at least two or more of the following areas: electroacoustic media/interactive software, counterpoint, orchestration, contemporary analysis, and performance/conducting/improvisation (contemporary music ensemble). Overarching duties will include curricular development with a commitment to recruiting, national visibility of the program, and addressing the education needs of a diverse student population. For more information and to apply visit (JOB# 073565) Review of applicant materials will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Syracuse University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to equality of opportunity and a diverse work force. Members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.