The School of Music in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks an exceptional artist-teacher of music composition for a full-time tenure-track appointment at the assistant professor level beginning fall 2020.
The School of Music seeks applicants who will contribute a unique voice to the composition program and provide excellent teaching in the composition and theory areas. The successful candidate will be expected to pursue and maintain a high level of creative research, teach composition and composition-related courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels, teach classes in music theory including those in the core curriculum, collaborate with faculty colleagues in recruiting students and in the development of curricular initiatives, and engage in university, community and professional service. The program promotes a collegial atmosphere where all styles and techniques are welcome. Students study with all members of the composition faculty in order to engage with a range of different philosophies.