Lecturer in Music
University of California Santa Barbara
United States

Lecturer in Music

Job #JPF02524
  • Music / College of Letters & Science - Humanities and Fine Arts / UC Santa Barbara

Position overview

Position title:Lecturer
Salary range: See Table 15 for the salary range for this position. The full-time rate for this position at 100% time is $66,259

Application Window

Open date: July 13, 2023

Next review date: Monday, Aug 7, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Sunday, Mar 31, 2024 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

The Department of Music at the University of California, Santa Barbara invites applications for a pool of qualified lecturers to teach in areas of composition, theory, musicology, and/or ethnomusicology. Screening of applicants is ongoing and will continue as needed. The availability of positions varies from quarter to quarter, depending on the needs of the department. Temporary appointment positions are variable in terms of percentage of time (5% to 100%). The Department is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community, and can demonstrate a clear recruitment plan and community engagement.

The posting will remain open until March 31, 2024 to accommodate department needs. The pool will close on March 31, 2024. If you would like to be considered after that time, and the pooled position is advertised again, you will need to submit a new application.

Please note: The use of a lecturer pool does not guarantee that an open position exists at the time you are applying. See the next review date specified in UC Recruit to indicate the next potential upcoming opening. If there is no future review date showing, your application may not be considered at this time.


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

The applicant must have a Ph.D., ABD, DMA or MA or non-U.S. equivalent in composition, theory, musicology, and/or ethnomusicology

Preferred qualifications

Two years of college, university or conservatory teaching experience

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V. PDF format required

  • Cover Letter - PDF format required

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statements will be reviewed for evidence of teaching such as effective strategies used for the educational advancement of students in various underrepresented groups. This can include contributions to the advancement of equitable access, diversity, and opportunity in higher education. Candidates are strongly encouraged to submit this document with their application. Statements will be reviewed for all candidates who meet the basic qualifications.

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)

Please include phone numbers of your references. References will only be contacted for the shortlist of candidates.

Apply link: https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/JPF02524

Help contact: yasmine_ibrahim@ucsb.edu

Campus Information

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/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 status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California Policy on Vaccination Programs, as may be amended or revised from time to time. Federal, state, or local public health directives may impose additional requirements.

Job location

Santa Barbara, CA

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