The Department of Music at Emory University (Atlanta, GA)
invites applications for a tenure-track position in ethnomusicology
at the rank of assistant or associate professor. We seek a
colleague who will partner energetically with faculty across the
university to create new opportunities for our students, drawing on
existing campus resources while also extending the scope of our
engagements regionally, nationally, and internationally. The
successful candidate will be committed to promoting a learning and
research environment that advances diversity, equity, and
inclusion. The precise areas of study and research specialization
are open, but applications are encouraged from those whose
interests complement and expand existing departmental strengths.
Teaching responsibilities will include two courses per semester,
consisting of introductory courses aimed at the general
undergraduate population and advanced topics courses in
ethnomusicology directed toward upper-level undergraduates in
music, as well as the supervision and mentorship of undergraduate
Minimum qualifications: Ph.D. in music studies or a related
field by the date of the offer letter.
Review of applications will begin on October 15, 2021, and
applications received until November 15th will be given full
consideration. Additionally, review will continue until the
position is filled.
Submit applications online at: https://apply.interfolio.com/94717
Required materials: Letter of interest, CV, names and contact
information for three recommenders, and a statement (submitted via
Interfolio) describing your experience and vision regarding the
teaching and mentorship of students of diverse backgrounds. Please
do not send samples of your work at this time.
Applicants should familiarize themselves with Emory’s Faculty
Emory University is an equal employment opportunity and
affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with
disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.