Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Discipline

Columbia University

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted March 10, 2014
Type Non tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

Music: The Department of Music at Columbia University invites applications for a full-time position at the rank of Lecturer or Senior Lecturer to serve as Director of its Music Performance Program, beginning on July 1, 2014. We seek candidates with artistic and intellectual accomplishments, with relevant teaching and administrative experience, and with broad interests in the musical disciplines. The appointee will manage the budget and recommend policies and priorities for the MPP, reporting directly to the Chair of the Department, and will work in consultation with the Department to frame and implement the activities of the Music Performance Program. The appointee's responsibilities will also include coordinating auditions, forming student chamber ensembles, assigning appropriate coaches to these ensembles, scheduling concerts, student recitals, and other performances, and overseeing the teaching of private lessons. In addition, the appointee will teach one course per term, usually in the Core Curriculum, to be determined in consultation with the Chair. This is a full-time appointment with multi-year renewals contingent on successful reviews. Through Columbia University's online system, please upload a letter of application (including a statement of teaching interests and experience), a curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references. For more information and to apply, please go to academicjobs.columbia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=59001. Review of applications will begin April 7, 2014 and continue until the position is filled. Columbia University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

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