APAP believes that pay transparency is a critical step toward pay equity and benefits both the job seeker and the employer. For those reasons, we are now requiring that employers include a salary range in all new job postings.
Postings that are backfilled from another association’s career center may not include salary information.
The Department of Music seeks candidates for semester-long, potentially renewable lecturer positions to teach in our studio lesson program, for the fall and/or spring semesters of the 2023-2024 academic year. Dependent on departmental need, responsibilities may include some or all of the following: teaching private instrumental/vocal lessons on campus to Princeton University students; review and evaluation of arts supplements in support of university admissions processes; review and evaluation of placement auditions; meeting and providing trial lessons to prospective students; and writing letters of recommendation. Other responsibilities may include programming for faculty concerts, presenting master classes, coaching student soloists and ensembles, and adjudication of juries and competitions. Successful candidates may also have the opportunity to teach in a music course subject to departmental need and approval by the Department Chair and Dean of the Faculty. Lecturers perform their own administrative and clerical support functions, including but not limited to coordinating teaching schedules, entering grades, responding to student inquiries, and more. Essential Qualifications: Candidates must have a bachelor's degree in music or equivalent experience. They must also demonstrate knowledge and ability in ensemble direction, studio teaching, and repertoire. Preferred Qualifications: Preference will be given to candidates with experience in a college or university setting, experience coaching soloists and ensembles, and teaching of master classes. Candidates must submit an application online at https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/32083, providing a cover letter, a current curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information for three references. These positions are subject to the University's background check policy.
Princeton University is a vibrant community of scholarship and learning that stands in the nation's service and in the service of all nations. Chartered in 1746, Princeton is the fourth-oldest college in the United States. Princeton is an independent, coeducational, nondenominational institution that provides undergraduate and graduate instruction in the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences and engineering.As a world-renowned research university, Princeton seeks to achieve the highest levels of distinction in the discovery and transmission of knowledge and understanding. At the same time, Princeton is distinctive among research universities in its commitment to undergraduate teaching.Today, more than 1,100 faculty members instruct approximately 5,200 undergraduate students and 2,600 graduate students. The University's generous financial aid program ensures that talented students from all economic backgrounds can afford a Princeton education.