Position: Faculty, Non-Tenure Track

Department: School of Music

Appointment Rank: Visiting Assistant Professor of Music History

Date Available: September 1, 2019

Posting Date: February 15, 2019

Application Deadline: Open until filled, with review of applications beginning March 18, 2019

Description: The University of Redlands School of Music seeks an outstanding musicologist to teach courses in music history and literature as a Visiting Assistant Professor. The one-year appointment begins September 2019 and has the possibility of being renewed for up to three years.

A master’s degree is required, a doctorate and college teaching experience is preferred. A strong commitment to undergraduate teaching is expected, with a teaching assignment of six courses per academic year.

Applications should include evidence of excellence in teaching, engagement in undergraduate liberal arts education, and creative commitment to meeting the educational needs of an increasingly diverse student body.

The University values applicants who have experience working with students from diverse cultural and socio-economic backgrounds. Applicants are asked to identify their strengths and experiences in assisting diverse student populations to accomplish curricular goals.

The University is located sixty miles east of downtown Los Angeles in a town of 70,000. The campus is surrounded by orange groves and sits at the base of the San Bernardino Mountains, one hour from the coast and 45 minutes from Palm Springs.

To apply: Candidates should send application letter, current vitae, one-page teaching philosophy statement, a statement detailing their ability to serve diverse learning communities and foster diversity and inclusion, and three letters of reference to apply@redlands.edu. If application is sent as separate attachments, please give each file a title that clearly identifies it within the application. Limit attachments to 10 MB per email. Applications received by March 18 are assured full consideration, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Inquiries: Inquiries may be directed to Professor Katherine Baber, Chair of the Search Committee, at katherine_baber@redlands.edu. Review of completed applications will begin on March 18, 2019, and continue until the position is filled.

The University of Redlands is an equal opportunity employer and is strongly committed to achieving excellence and cultural diversity. We welcome applications from women, members of minority groups, and others who would bring additional dimensions to our mission. In compliance with the Americans with Disability Act, if selected for the interview process and accommodations are needed, please call (909) 748-8040.