The Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University seeks a full-time continuing and ranked faculty member in Acoustical Studies. Reporting to the Chair of Music Engineering and Technology, this position will be responsible for teaching, recruiting, advising, and coordinating a concentration within the M.A. Audio Sciences degree program.
The initial appointment will be for a period of three to four years, depending on rank, with the expectation of reappointment and the opportunity for promotion. Exceptionally qualified candidates may be considered for appointment to the rank of professor. Peabody does not offer tenure.
The new faculty member will coordinate the degree program, recruiting 5-10 graduate students for each cohort and advising them through graduation. The new faculty member will also teach 10-12 credits per year, including some evening classes.
Located in the heart of Baltimore's Mount Vernon Cultural District, the Peabody Institute was founded in 1857 as America's first academy of music. Today, through its degree-granting Conservatory and its community-based Preparatory music and dance school, Peabody trains musicians and dancers of every age and at every level. Each year Peabody stages nearly 1,000 major public concerts and performances. Peabody is one of the nine divisions that comprise the Johns Hopkins University.
Applicants should have a graduate degree in Acoustical Engineering (or related field); a doctorate is preferred. The successful candidate will have professional experience in acoustical consulting, ideally involving projects designed for music and the performing arts. Finally, teaching experience is essential.
Nominations and letters of application, accompanied by a curriculum vitae and a portfolio that shows the breadth of professional work (e.g., articles or book chapters), should be submitted. A review of applications will begin on December 1, 2022.
Internal Number: A-114573-1
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Johns Hopkins University remains committed to its founding principle, that education for all students should be grounded in exploration and discovery. Hopkins students are challenged not just to learn but also to advance learning itself. Critical thinking, problem solving, creativity, and entrepreneurship are all encouraged and nourished in this unique educational environment. After more than 130 years, Johns Hopkins remains a world leader in both teaching and research. Faculty members and their research colleagues at the university's Applied Physics Laboratory have each year since 1979 won Johns Hopkins more federal research and development funding than any other university. The university has nine academic divisions and campuses throughout the Baltimore-Washington area. The Krieger School of Arts and Sciences, the Whiting School of Engineering, the School of Education and the Carey Business School are based at the Homewood campus in northern Baltimore. The schools of Medicine, Public Health, and Nursing share a campus in east Baltimore with The Johns Hopkins Hospital. The Peabody Institute, a leading professional school of music, is located on Mount Vernon Place in downtown Bal...timore. The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies is located in Washington's Dupont Circle area.