Yale-NUS College, Division of Humanities
Hiring Director of Student Music
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Position:||Full Professor, Tenure Track Faculty|
The newly established Yale-NUS College (www.yale-nus.edu.sg) in Singapore, a collaboration between the National University of Singapore (NUS) and Yale University, seeks to hire a Director of Student Music. The faculty member will supervise an active program of student music activities, including singing groups, chamber orchestra, band, and dance troupes. Interest in connections with other artistic forms would be useful. The successful candidate will also teach courses in Asian or Western music and will co-ordinate offerings with the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music. Candidates should hold PhD or DMA or have the equivalent in performance experience. Depending on qualifications, the candidate may be eligible for a tenure-track appointment in the Division of the Humanities. Yale-NUS is building excellent facilities for music practice and performance and for dance and has a close relationship with the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory.
Yale-NUS College seeks outstanding teacher-scholars, who are committed to innovative pedagogy and curriculum development, who are active researchers, and who enjoy closely mentoring students. Regardless of their field of specialization, candidates should be enthusiastic about contributing to an interdisciplinary common curriculum in the liberal arts.
Salary, benefits, and leave policies will be competitive at an international level. The College expects further rounds of hiring over the next few years as the student body increases. Yale-NUS College is committed to supporting faculty research through generous startup grants, annual research and travel budgets, and sabbatical leave.
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|Secondary Categories:||Music and Music History