Academic Posting in the Faculty of Humanities, School of the Arts, McMaster University
Contractually Limited Appointment, Assistant Professor of Music: Instrumental Conducting
The School of the Arts seeks to fill a one-year Contractually Limited Appointment for an Assistant Professor of Music with strength in Instrumental Ensemble conducting. The successful applicant will be qualified to teach one or more of our instrumental ensembles (from the McMaster Orchestra, the McMaster Concert Band, the McMaster Jazz Band or the McMaster Flute Ensemble) along with other courses for which the candidate is qualified, taken selectively from such areas as Music Education, Conducting, Orchestration, Instrumental Methods, and/or introductory courses in Music History and/or Music Theory. Teaching in Spring and/or Summer Sessions will likely be required.
Preference will be given to candidates who hold a PhD or are near completion and who have teaching experience.
McMaster University is a research-intensive, teaching-centered institution in Hamilton, Ontario (70 km/43 miles from Toronto and 104 km/64 miles from Buffalo).