assistance professor - Boston University in Boston Massachusetts

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Boston University

Boston, Massachusetts 02215

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Boston University College of Fine Arts seeks a music educator at the rank of assistant professor who will be part of the department and is familiar with innovative approaches to music learning and pedagogy; special consideration will be given to candidates who bring expertise related to curricular design, non-traditional music students, advocacy, technology integration, and community engagement. Experience with online teaching, course management systems, and other related pedagogical approaches and technological tools is essential. Candidates must have at least four years teaching in elementary or secondary schools. The ability to build relationships with Massachusetts’s public schools is critical as is the building of the department’s undergraduate population.  This is a non-tenure track position.

Applicants should submit a letter of application, a curriculum vitae including scholarly and creative accomplishments, three letters of recommendation sent directly to the search committee by email to, and a list of at least three other referees who can be contacted for further recommendations. Anticipated date of appointment; July 1, 2015.

All materials should be sent to the address below.


School of Music (attention: Music Education Search)

College of Fine Arts, Boston University

855 Commonwealth Avenue

Boston, MA  02215

Attention: Susan Dickinson

Complete applications should be received by November 1, 2014.

Boston University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.  Boston University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: At least 4 years
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Non-Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
Best if Apply By 11/1/2014