Bowdoin College Department of Music invites applications for a one-year, full-time visiting assistant professor in choral conducting and composition, starting Spring 2014. The successful candidate will conduct two different auditioned ensembles during the year: the Bowdoin Chamber Choir (in Spring 2014), a 35-voice group that performs largely a cappella repertoire, and the Bowdoin Chorus (in Fall 2014) a 60-voice group that performs choral-orchestral repertoire. In addition to these two ensembles, the successful candidate will also contribute one course per semester to the department’s composition/theory offerings.
Candidates should have a demonstrated record of effective teaching and creative achievement. Doctoral degree preferred.
Application for the position must be made electronically. Please visit https://careers.bowdoin.edu to submit a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information for three reference providers.
Review of applications will begin October 14, 2013, and will continue until an appointment is made.
A highly selective liberal arts college on the Maine coast with a diverse student body made up of 31% students of color, 5% international students and approximately 15% first generation college students, Bowdoin College is committed to equality and is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage inquiries from candidates who will enrich and contribute to the cultural and ethnic diversity of our college. Bowdoin College does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, veteran status, national origin, or disability status in employment, or in our education programs. For further information about the college please visit our website: http://www.bowdoin.edu