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Part-time Lecturer - Music

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Northeastern University Employee Benefits

Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by the law. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Part-time Lecturer - Music
Requisition Number PTFR000417
Division/College College of Arts, Media and Design
Interdisciplinary Division/College Not Applicable
Location Boston Main Campus
Full-Time/Part-Time Part Time
Benefits Eligible No
Posting Date 02/27/2018

Part-time Lecturers teach courses in music, particularly in the following areas: Music Theory, including traditional Western music theory and aspects of popular music and jazz; Music Technology, particularly courses in sound design, digital audio and interactive computer programming (i.e., scripting, coding, and/or Max/MSP); Music History, particularly courses in American Music, the Western Classical Tradition, and World Music; and Music Industry, particularly with emphasis in real world experiences and applications, including the music products industry, music copyright law, international issues in the music business, recording technology, the record industry, and digital content distribution; as well as other undergraduate courses, depending on departmental need and enrollment.


PhD is preferred or equivalent professional experience. Previous teaching experience at the college level and a broad knowledge of Humanities is highly desirable.

Additional Information

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. References
  3. Teaching Statement

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