The Music Program within the Corcoran School of the Arts and Design at The George Washington University invites applications for a full-time, renewable contract (3-year appointments), Assistant Professor of Computer Music and Multimedia Composition. The appointment begins as early as August 2019.
The Program welcomes candidates who are committed to:
research that crosses traditional boundaries and explores diverse educational models within the liberal arts environment;
collaborative partnerships in scholarship and/or creative activities;
interdisciplinary approaches to teaching, and to building community inside and outside the academy;
the intersection of musical genres and practices;
related topics, such as sound design, music production, interactivity, diversity of practice.
Applicants must have the following :
A terminal degree by the date of appointment: DMA or PhD in Composition, Computer Music, or related field; MFA in Electronic and Time-based Media, Sound, or related field. An active record of creative practice. Broad based expertise in contemporary issues and practices in computer music and multimedia composition. At least 2 years of college/university teaching experience at the undergraduate level, or equivalent.
Special Instructions to Applicants::
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An application must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, short statement on the relationship between your creative activity and your teaching, links to no more than five representative works relevant to the current job description, the names and contact information for three references and a statement of teaching and research interest.
Review of applications will begin after March 8, 2019, and will continue until the position is filled. Only complete applications will be considered.
Internal Number: 64514
About George Washington University
GW is the largest institution of higher education in the District of Columbia. The university has more than 20,000 students from all 50 states, the District and more than 130 countries studying a rich range of disciplines: from forensic science and creative writing to international affairs and computer engineering, as well as medicine, public health, the law and public policy.