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Visiting Lecturer in Music Education

Position Overview

School / Campus / College: College of Arts and Sciences

Organization: Music

Title: Visiting Lecturer in Music Education

Position Details

Position Description

The University of Washington School of Music invites applications for a one-year position at the rank of Visiting Lecturer in Music Education to begin on September 16, 2021 to June 15, 2022. We seek a creative teaching scholar who integrates music with education and who deepens our dialogue on diversity, equity, and inclusion relative to music in schools and communities. The successful applicant will be able to teach introductory and higher-level undergraduate courses in music and music education, and their research and teaching interests should complement the strengths of our existing curriculum.

Music Education at the University of Washington is an innovative, interdisciplinary center for the study of music and culture in global and local contexts, which offers BM, MA and PhD degrees. The program has long worked in tandem with performance studies, ethnomusicology, and the College of Education.


Applicants must have completed the PhD in Music Education or related field by the date of appointment, and have a demonstrated commitment to excellence in research and teaching. 


A letter of application, curriculum vitae, diversity statement, and three letters of recommendation should be submitted via Interfolio.  Review of applications will begin on May 10, 2021 and continue until the position is filled. 

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religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information,
gender identity or expression, age, disability, or protected veteran status.

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