[chuck-users] Princeton position

Dan Trueman dtrueman at princeton.edu
Thu Oct 3 11:16:33 EDT 2013

hi all, for those who might be interested (and note that we have extended the deadline to November 1). please spread the word, thanks!


The Department of Music at Princeton University invites applications for a position in Music Composition. This is a tenure-track appointment beginning September 2014 with a three-year renewable term as Assistant Professor. Teaching responsibilities will include instruction at the graduate and undergraduate levels in composition and other areas related to the special interests of the instructor. These areas might include, but are not limited to: theory, music technology, world music, performance, improvisation, or music for film, theater or dance. A Ph.D. or comparable professional experience is required. You may apply online at jobs.princeton.edu (req. # 1300657)

Please include the following in your application: 

1. Curriculum vitae, including a list of compositions, performances, activities, or any items that demonstrate your central musical concerns. 
2. Letters of reference from three people who know your work. 
3. One to three pieces of your music, with scores (if appropriate for your work), and one sample of any additional material you feel is relevant (for instance, an essay or academic paper, a course syllabus, documentation of related work such as performance/improvisation, instrument building, or other invention; anything that demonstrates the range of your work and interests). We may request additional material. 

Materials presented online (via webpage, SoundCloud, DropBox, or similar) are strongly preferred (in which case your letter should include the appropriate links), though hard-copy will be accepted (hard copies will be returned if a stamped, self-addressed envelope is included with your application). 

Review of applications will begin November 1, 2013. 

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