Notice of Vacancy

Assistant Professor of Musicology

The School of Music at the University of Alabama invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor. A Ph.D. in historical musicology is required by time of appointment; college teaching experience required. We seek a creative and collegial musicologist whose scholarly interests center on post-1900 music. Primary duties will include the teaching of a wide range of courses in music history and musicology at the graduate and undergraduate levels, including graduate seminars and undergraduate surveys; maintaining an active scholarly production suitable for a research institution; serving on graduate student advisory committees as well as School of Music and University committees; directing theses and other research projects when appropriate.

Employment begins August 1, 2019.

To apply for this position, please complete an online application at:

Upload a cover letter of application and a curriculum vitae, and send at least three letters of recommendation to the mailing address below (or as signed emails). Only applicants who complete the online application will be considered for the position. The University of Alabama is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and actively seeks diversity among its employees. Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) will be required to successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation.

The committee will begin reviewing applications on December 1, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled. If you have questions, please contact:

Dr. Don Fader
Chair, Search Committee
email: djfader -at-

Send letters of recommendation to:

Chair, Musicology Search Committee
The University of Alabama School of Music
Box 870366
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487





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