Position Announcement: Assistant Professor of Historical Musicology

The Music Department of Columbia University invites applications for a tenure-track position in Historical Musicology at the rank of Assistant Professor, to begin July 1, 2014. Although the Department has instructional needs in opera, it is seeking the best possible candidate in any period or area of specialization. The responsibilities comprise undergraduate and graduate teaching, including participation in Columbia's Core Curriculum; research and publication; and departmental service.

All continuing appointments begin with a one-year contract, for which renewal is anticipated. 

Doctorate must be in hand at the time of the appointment. 

Review of applications begins November 1, 2013 and will continue until the position is filled 

Through Columbia University's online application system, please upload your curriculum vitae, cover letter, dissertation abstract, list of references, and one writing sample.

To apply and for more information, please go to:


Columbia University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply.