Music: Visiting Assistant Professor of Music - 000080M

The Department of Music at the University of Richmond invites applications for a full-time musicologist at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor. The position is a one-year sabbatical replacement beginning August 2018 with possible one-year renewal.

Successful candidates will specialize in any era of Western Art music and have experience connecting scholarship and creative work to innovative undergraduate pedagogies in a liberal arts environment. A secondary specialty in other twentieth and twenty-first century genres is preferred. Assigned courses will include major and non-major courses in Western music, research methods, and opera, with the opportunity to teach courses in the candidate’s research specialty. The teaching load is four courses per semester.

Applicants should click "Apply Now" at the top of the page. Applicants are asked to submit a curriculum vitae, a cover letter, unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts, a teaching statement and a statement on contributing to the University’s commitment to diversity and inclusivity, and names of three references who will receive an email with instructions for submitting their letters of reference. Applications should be received by January 22, 2018

The University of Richmond is a private, highly selective liberal arts institution. The University is committed to developing a diverse workforce and student body, and to modeling an inclusive campus community which values the expression of difference in ways that promote excellence in teaching, learning, personal development, and institutional success. Our academic community strongly encourages applications that are in keeping with this commitment. For more information on the Department of Music, resources, and related information, see (