Assistant Professor of Music
The Department of Music at the University of Pennsylvania seeks
to appoint a tenure track assistant professor in musicology,
specializing in African American music, to begin 1 July 2022. We
encourage applications from scholars with strong interdisciplinary
orientations and with a demonstrated ability to engage other
sub-disciplines. We seek candidates with proven successful
classroom experience; teaching responsibilities will include core
and specialized undergraduate and graduate courses. Candidates
should have completed the Ph.D. by 1 July 2022.
Submit applications online at:
Applications should include a letter of intent, CV and contact
information for 3 references, and a statement of teaching
philosophy that also describes the candidate’s experience working
with and teaching a diverse range of students. Review of
applications will begin 15 October 2021 and continue until the
position is filled.
The Department of Music is strongly committed to Penn’s Action
Plan for Faculty Diversity and Excellence and to creating a more
diverse faculty (for more information see: http://www.upenn.edu/almanac/volumes/v58/n02/diversityplan.html).
The University of Pennsylvania is an Equal Opportunity
Employer. Minorities, women, individuals with disabilities
and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
The University of Pennsylvania values diversity and seeks
talented students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds. The
University of Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity and affirmative
action employer. Candidates are considered for employment
without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender
identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship
status, age, disability, veteran status or any other legally
protected class. Questions or concerns about this should be
directed to the Executive Director of the Office of Affirmative
Action and Equal Opportunity Programs, University of
Pennsylvania, 421 Franklin Building, 3451 Walnut Street,
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6205; or (215) 898-6993 (Voice) or
(215) 898-7803 (TDD).