Drake University's College of Arts and Sciences is seeking candidates for a Visiting Assistant Professor of Music Theory, a one-year visiting position which starts late August 2021. The Department of Music seeks a colleague committed to undergraduate teaching and active scholarship. Evidence of outstanding teaching is essential. Teaching load is 3/3 in a two-semester schedule. Review begins July 1; continues until filled. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Minimum requirements include ABD in Music Theory, with preference for completed Ph.D. by start of Fall 2021 term; evidence of effective teaching; commitment to creating an inclusive classroom supportive of underrepresented categories of students; a developed research and writing agenda desired.
Drake is an equal opportunity employer, and actively seeks applicants who reflect the diversity of the nation. Candidates of color and women encouraged to apply. ? No applicant shall be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, national origin, creed, religion, age, disability, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation or veteran status.
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