The Department of Music at Mount Allison University invites applications for a position in Music History. This is a full-time nine-month appointment, beginning August 1, 2016, subject to budgetary approval. The appointment will be made at the rank of Lecturer or Assistant Professor. Preference will be given to applicants with a doctorate in Music History/Musicology and an established record of successful teaching at the university level. Teaching responsibilities will include courses in the standard Music History sequence and upper-level electives such as Opera History, Women and Music, or an elective in the successful applicant’s area of expertise. These courses will be offered to Bachelor of Music and Bachelor of Arts (Music Major and Minor) students. The expected teaching load will be a total of five courses over the academic year.

Application materials should include a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and teaching portfolio. Three letters of reference should be sent directly by the referees. Applications should be sent to the address below. Electronic submissions are preferred.

Dr. Stephen Runge
Chair of the Search Committee Department of Music
Mount Allison University
134 Main Street
Sackville, NB E4L 1A6 Phone: (506) 364-2173
Fax: (506) 364-2376
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Review of applications will begin on March 31, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled. Mount Allison University welcomes diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from all qualified men and women, including aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities, and members of visible minorities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. Canadians and permanent residents should indicate their citizenship status in their application. 

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