Brandeis University, Department of MUSIC

Position ID:Brandeis-MUSIC-ASSTASSCMUSIC [#25950]
Position Title: Assistant or Associate Professor of Music
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Waltham, Massachusetts 02453, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Musicology
Ethnomusicology / Ethnomusicology and Sound Studies
Starting Date:2024/07/01
Appl Deadline:2023/10/30 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2023/09/26, finished 2024/03/29, listed until 2024/03/26)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Brandeis Department of Music seeks a distinguished scholar at the rank of Associate Professor with tenure, or tenure-track Assistant Professor. The ideal candidate will have a record of top-tier publications, a strong teaching portfolio, and significant administrative experience. While the area of specialization is open, scholars with research interests in Jewish music and American music are especially encouraged to apply.

We welcome applications from candidates with Ph.D.s in Musicology or Ethnomusicology. An interest in collaborating with other departments and divisions at Brandeis is a plus.

Application will consist of your letter of intent and curriculum vitae submitted to Your letter of intent and your curriculum vitae should evidence your commitment and contributions to diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging, including information about your understanding of these issues. Separate teaching and diversity statements, writing samples and three letters of reference will be requested at a later stage: please do not send additional materials at this time. This appointment is subject to budget approval.

First consideration will be given to applications received by October 30, 2023. Please contact Eric Chasalow ( for informal inquiries.

Brandeis University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer committed to academic excellence and building a broad intellectual community through diversity, equity, and inclusion. We value and are seeking candidates with a variety of social identities, including those that have been underrepresented in higher education.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
Professor Mark Berger
Chair, Search Committee
Brandeis University
Department of Music, MS 051
415 South Street
Waltham, MA 02453