CLOSED: Assistant Professor, Music Composition

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APPOINTMENT: Assistant Professor
AVAILABLE: September 2020
POSTING DATE: August 9, 2019
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open until filled, applications reviewed on October 15

The School of Music at the University of Redlands welcomes applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Music Composition. We are seeking an outstanding composer and teacher to offer courses in composition, electronic and computer music, music theory, as well as courses that contribute to our Liberal Arts Inquiry curriculum. The teaching load is six courses per year.

The University of Redlands is committed to increasing the diversity of its community and curriculum. Applicants should submit a diversity statement that identifies their strengths and experiences in fostering inclusive environments and working with students who have diverse cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds to accomplish curricular goals.

The School of Music, situated within the College of Arts of Sciences, offers a conservatory focus within a liberal arts context that seeks to develop musical excellence alongside critical thinking skills through a dynamic curriculum and intensive individualized study.

The University of Redlands is a private, comprehensive liberal arts and professional institution located 60 miles east of Los Angeles in a suburban town of 70,000. The campus is surrounded by orange groves and sits at the base of the San Bernardino Mountains, approximately halfway between downtown Los Angeles and Palm Springs.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Applications received by October 15th are assured consideration, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

POSITION CRITERIA: Earned doctorate in music composition required; ABDs in their final year of dissertation work will be considered. A strong commitment to undergraduate teaching is expected.

INQUIRIES: Inquiries can be directed to the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Anthony Suter at anthony_su[email protected]

TO APPLY: Applications will be accepted only through Academic Jobs Online website ( Applicants should initially submit only the following: cover letter, current curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, sample syllabus, and diversity statement.

In compliance with the Americans with Disability Act, if selected for the interview process and accommodations are needed, please call (909) 748-8040.

Submission of a curriculum vitae or application indicates agreement that University may verify any and all information contained therein.
Members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.
An Equal Opportunity Employer




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Posted: 8/10/2019
Application Due: 2/3/2021
Work Type: Full Time