Associate in Discipline/Lecturer in Discipline

Columbia University, Department of Music
New York, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
May 20, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The Department of Music at Columbia University invites applications for a full-time, three-year (limited-term) appointment for the Director of the Louis Armstrong Jazz Performance Program at the rank of Associate in Discipline or Lecturer in Discipline beginning July 1, 2021. The successful candidate must have a completed PhD (for position at the rank of Lecturer in Discipline) or Masters (for position at the rank the Associate in Discipline) by June 30, 2021. The primary duties will be to teach two jazz related courses per academic year, in addition to ensemble coaching, coordinating undergraduate admissions, and coordinating all program activities and Music Associates. Applicants must have extensive performing experience. Previous experience teaching Jazz at the college level is also required.

All applications must be made through Columbia University’s Recruitment of Academic Personnel System (RAPS). Please upload the following required materials: cover letter, curriculum vitae, contact information for three references, and a statement about teaching experience and interests. Review of applications will begin on June 21, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled.">

The Department is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion and we seek candidates who are able to contribute to this commitment through their teaching, research, and service.

Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer – Race/Gender/Disability/Veteran.