The Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University invites applications for an interim, full-time faculty position in Computer Music in the Conservatory. This is an interim, one-year, full-time faculty position with the possibility of renewal.
The initial appointment will begin July 1, 2021. Compensation is commensurate with professional experience. The successful candidate will teach applied computer music lessons, synthesis theory and digital music programming, as well as courses in the specialty of applicant may also be desired.
Located in the heart of Baltimore's Mount Vernon Cultural District, the Peabody Institute was founded in 1857 as America's first academy of music. Today, through its degree-granting Conservatory and its community-based Preparatory music and dance school, Peabody trains musicians and dancers of every age and at every level. Each year Peabody stages nearly 1000 major public concerts and performances. Peabody is one of the nine divisions that comprise the Johns Hopkins University.
The ideal candidate for this position will be a passionate educator and an extraordinary musician who is committed to excellence in teaching, has a demonstrated record of national or international musical engagement as a composer and educator, and enjoys working in a campus climate that promotes cultural diversity and multicultural understanding.
The successful candidate will teach applied computer music lessons, synthesis theory and a one-year sequence in programming languages such as Max, Pure Data, or SuperCollider, as well as courses in the specialty of applicant may also be desired.
Internal Number: A-85108-1
About Johns Hopkins University
Johns Hopkins University remains committed to its founding principle, that education for all students should be grounded in exploration and discovery. Hopkins students are challenged not just to learn but also to advance learning itself. Critical thinking, problem solving, creativity, and entrepreneurship are all encouraged and nourished in this unique educational environment. After more than 130 years, Johns Hopkins remains a world leader in both teaching and research. Faculty members and their research colleagues at the university's Applied Physics Laboratory have each year since 1979 won Johns Hopkins more federal research and development funding than any other university. The university has nine academic divisions and campuses throughout the Baltimore-Washington area. The Krieger School of Arts and Sciences, the Whiting School of Engineering, the School of Education and the Carey Business School are based at the Homewood campus in northern Baltimore. The schools of Medicine, Public Health, and Nursing share a campus in east Baltimore with The Johns Hopkins Hospital. The Peabody Institute, a leading professional school of music, is located on Mount Vernon Place in downtown Bal...timore. The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies is located in Washington's Dupont Circle area.