Adjunct Instructor of Music Theory/Technology

Stonehill College
North Easton, Massachusetts
Not Specified
Posted Date
Jan 30, 2023

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Arts, Music
Employment Level
Employment Type
Part Time

Founded by the Congregation of Holy Cross in 1948, Stonehill is a private Catholic college located just 22 miles from downtown Boston on a beautiful 384-acre campus in Easton, Massachusetts. With a student-to-faculty ratio of 13:1, the College engages its 2,500+ students in 80+ rigorous academic programs in the liberal arts, sciences, and pre-professional fields.

Faithful to the Holy Cross tradition in education, Stonehill College is committed to developing the moral, spiritual, intellectual, physical, and social competencies of its students and seeks to build and sustain a campus community that embraces diversity and inclusion in its teaching, learning, living, and working. Stonehill values a diversity of persons, opinions, and cultural and religious perspectives. In fulfillment of its motto, Lux et Spes ("Light and Hope"), the College cultivates in its students the competence to think, act, and lead with courage towards creating a more just and compassionate world.

Equal Employment Opportunity shall be provided for all employees and applicants for employment on the basis of their demonstrated ability and competence without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, and or ancestry. Stonehill College will adhere to the Federal Requirements of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Civil Rights Act of 1991, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, and its amendments, the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, the Massachusetts Fair Employment Practice Law, and all other applicable State and Federal laws. The College is committed to providing a work environment that is free of discrimination. All employees and applicants will be treated fairly, equitably, and with courtesy. Stonehill College encourages diversity and welcomes individuals who will enrich the cultural and diverse experiences of the campus. In accordance with Massachusetts law, employees of Stonehill College are considered employees-at-will.

Stonehill College is looking for a one-semester adjunct for a sabbatical replacement in music technology. The successful candidate will teach two courses. Creating Music with Technology is a theory fundamentals course where all the coursework is completed in Finale (or MuseScore) and Logic Pro. Introduction to Music Technology is a course in which students learn how to create songs in Logic Pro. Students also learn about the history of popular music in the United States from the perspective of production. The successful candidate will be expected to focus coursework for both courses on popular music (rock and roll, pop, hip-hop, etc.). Master’s degree required. Experience teaching music technology, multi-channel recording, and songwriting are desirable. A doctorate (or ABD) is desirable. Review of candidates to start March 13th.

Education & Experience

A Master’s degree is required, a doctorate is preferred. Ability to teach all levels of students. Ability to teach music theory and music technology.

Interested applicants should submit online a letter of application (cover letter), a curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references by March 13th, 2023, via the URL link:

Please email inquiries regarding this position to Prof. Jim Bohn, Director of the Music Program – Visual and Performing Arts at

Applicants who will enrich the diversity of the campus community are strongly encouraged to apply.  Stonehill College is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity

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