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Assistant Professor, Ethnomusicology
Stanford University

Date Posted Aug. 16, 2022
Title Assistant Professor, Ethnomusicology
University Stanford University
Stanford, CA, United States
Department Department of Music
Application Deadline Oct. 1, 2022
Position Start Date Sep. 1, 2023
  • Assistant Professor
  • Music - Ethnomusicology

The Department of Music at Stanford University invites applications for a tenure-track position in Ethnomusicology at the rank of Assistant Professor. The applicant must have a conferred PhD in their field by September 1, 2023.

The precise areas of research specialization are open. We seek a colleague who will energetically partner with current faculty to serve and expand our ethnomusicology program. Teaching responsibilities will include four courses per year as well as the supervision and mentorship of PhD students, primarily in ethnomusicology.

The Department of Music, School of Humanities & Sciences, and Stanford University value faculty who are committed to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion. Candidates may optionally include as part of their research or teaching statement a brief discussion of how their work will further these ideals.

Candidates should submit:

-        a cover letter
-        a curriculum vitae (including a publication list)
-        a statement of current and future research interests
-        a teaching statement
-        three reference letters

For full consideration, materials should be received by October 1, 2022. Questions can be directed to Professor Denise Gill at

Application may be made at:

  • Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stanford welcomes applications from all who would bring additional dimensions to the University's research, teaching, and clinical missions.

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Contact Information

  • Marisa Cheng
    Department of Music
    Stanford University
    Braun Music Center
    541 Lasuen Mall, MC:3076
    Stanford, CA 94305
  • 6507253101
  • 6507252686


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