[ 8. Mai 2018 ]

DEGEM News – STELLENAUSSCHREIBUNG – Visiting Assistant Professor in Music Technology

Von: Kevin Austin
Datum: Fri, 27 Apr 2018
Betreff: [cec-c] Fwd: Visiting Assistant Professor in Music Technology


The School of Music at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, Georgia seeks to fill a Visiting Assistant Professor position in music technology for the 2018-2019 academic year. This full-time, nine-month appointment begins in August 2018 and ends in May 2019.

The School offers B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in music technology, along with a music minor, that develop students‘ musical, technical, and theoretical skills, challenging them to transform the ways in which we create, perform, analyze, disseminate, and learn about music. In collaboration with the Georgia Tech Center for Music Technology, the School’s faculty and students conduct cutting edge research in areas such as music cognition, music information retrieval, data sonification, robotic musicianship, and STEAM education. In addition, the School houses a variety of performing ensembles that attract the participation of over 900 Georgia Tech students per semester.

Responsibilities for this appointment include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses such as Music Perception & Cognition, Introduction to Audio Technology I/II, and/or Music Recording & Mixing; advising undergraduate and graduate majors in collaborative and individual research projects and theses; and pursuing an active agenda of research and creative work that advances the field of music technology and the reputation of the School.

Applicants must possess a Ph.D. or D.M.A. in music technology or in an allied field such as computer science, electrical engineering, psychology, or audio engineering. ABD candidates will also be considered if they have completed all requirements for their terminal degree except for their dissertation.

Review of applications will begin May 14, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. Interested individuals should e-mail the following materials to the search committee (musicfacultysearch2018@groups.gatech.edu) as a single PDF file:
1. Cover letter describing your interest in the position and relevant experience;
2. Curriculum vitae;
3. Name, address (including e-mail), and telephone number of three academic/professional references.

More information on Georgia Tech, the College of Design, the School of Music, and the Center for Music Technology is available at http://music.gatech.edu.

The Georgia Institute of Technology is one of the nation’s premier research universities. Ranked seventh among U.S. News & World Report’s top public universities, Georgia Tech’s more than 25,000 students are enrolled in its Colleges of Design, Computing, Engineering, Sciences, Liberal Arts, and Business. Tech is among the nation’s top producers of women and African-American engineers. The Institute offers research opportunities to both undergraduate and graduate students and is home to more than 100 interdisciplinary research units plus the Georgia Tech Research Institute.

The Georgia Institute of Technology is an Equal Education/Employment Opportunity Institution

Alexander Lerch
Assistant Professor, GT Center for Music Technology