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Instructor - Ethnomusicology
American University of the Middle East (AUM)

Date Posted Jan. 8, 2019
Title Instructor - Ethnomusicology
University American University of the Middle East (AUM)
Al Kuwait, Al Ahmadi, Kuwait
Department Liberal Arts Department
Application Deadline Open Until Filled
Position Start Date Available Immediately
  • Lecturer/Instructor
  • Performance Studies
    Music - Song Performance
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    Music - Musicology/Music History
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    Music - Ethnomusicology
    Music - Conducting
    Music - Composition
    Music - Classical
    Music - General
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    Art - General
    Fine Arts - General

Job Details

Instructor of Music: Ethnomusicology

The American College of the Middle East (ACM) invites applications for the position of Music instructor specializing in Ethnomusicology, in the Liberal Arts Department. This full-time position will begin in Fall 2019.


 A master’s degree in ethnomusicology or a related music field is required.
 Preferably, applicants should have professional experience and present evidence of excellence in teaching.
 Preference will be given to those applicants who can sing or play at an intermediate level one or two musical instruments.
 An ability to work in a diverse, interdisciplinary and fast-paced environment in essential.
 Applicants must have demonstrable skills in oral and written English.
 In addition, they must exhibit dedication to education, enthusiasm for professional engagement with students in and out of the classroom, and an ability to work in teams in a collegial environment.

College Information:

The American College of the Middle East (ACM) is one of the leading institutions of higher applied learning in Kuwait. Established in 2008 in affiliation with Purdue University, ACM has a great vision and mission: aspiring to be a leading college at the national, regional and global levels. ACM offers Diploma (associate) degree programs in Business Administration and Engineering and Technology.
With more than 2,000 fulltime students, ACM is designed to provide intellectually challenging and applied yet engaging, authentic academic environment with student life being at the center.
A career at ACM is an opportunity to work with accomplished academic and professional colleagues, offering one of the best job remuneration packages across the globe and an opportunity for career and intellectual growth.
Joining ACM means you will focus on shaping future leaders who can guide industries towards new grounds in innovation and technology.

To Apply:

Interested candidates should provide the below information to and indicate the position applied to in the subject line:

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 Curriculum Vitae
 Cover Letter

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