The Music Department at Hamilton College invites applications for a one year position as a sabbatical replacement at the rank of Visiting Instructor or Visiting Assistant Professor, beginning July 1, 2023. The teaching load for this position is five courses including Hamilton College Choir, aural skills, and additional electives.
We seek a choral conducting specialist with a secondary area of specialization, including interdisciplinary studies, that encompasses a broad range of musics and approaches to expand the department's electives open to both majors and non-majors. We seek applicants who can demonstrate their experience in teaching and working with a diverse student population and campus community. Candidates with ABD will be considered, although candidates with a Ph. D. or D.M.A. are preferred.
Candidates should submit a current vita, statements of teaching and research experience/interests, links to online video recordings of conducting performances and rehearsals (15-20 minutes combined), and an application cover letter (addressed to Search Committee Chair) via Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/119553. Three letters of recommendation, submitted via Interfolio, will be required only later in the process at the request of the search committee. Your cover letter should address the ways in which you would further the College's goal of building a diverse educational environment. Questions regarding the search may be directed to Lydia Hamessley, Search Committee Chair, at email@example.com. Our review of applications will begin February 15, 2023.
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