The Department of Performing Arts in the College of Arts and Sciences at American University seeks a full-time, one-year faculty member in Audio Technology at the rank of either Professorial Lecturer or, for research-active candidates, Assistant Professor. The position may be renewed pending budgetary approval. Applicants should have the ability to teach courses in one or more of the following specializations: music recording and production, live sound, sound for film, broadcast audio, and audio equipment and system design. Responsibilities include undergraduate and graduate courses in audio technology, student advising and mentoring, graduate thesis advising, and participation in departmental service activities. A Bachelor’s degree in audio technology or a related discipline with significant professional experience and accomplishment will be considered; a graduate degree in audio technology or a related discipline is preferred.
To apply, submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation. Review of applications will begin on May 7 and continue until filled. Send to: Audio Technology Search, Department of Performing Arts/Katzen Ctr, American University, 4400 Massachusetts Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20016-8053, or e-mail materials to firstname.lastname@example.org. American University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.