￼Assistant Professor in Music Composition
The School for the Contemporary Arts at Simon Fraser University invites applications for a tenure-track position as assistant professor of music composition to begin September 1, 2017. We are seeking a composer with a ￼breadth of experience in composition as well as a track record in interdisciplinary collaboration. A focus on acoustic composition (both instrumental and vocal) is ￼￼desirable, coupled with a secondary area of emphasis in any of electroacoustic ￼music, new media, sound art, improvisation, performance or world music. The faculty member will be directly involved in teaching within the Bachelor of Fine Arts Music Major program which has an emphasis in music composition within the context of a multidisciplinary environment of the School for the Contemporary Arts whose other majors include dance, film, theatre and visual art; as well as a Master of Fine Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies and a Master of Arts in Comparative Media. The faculty member will be expected to supervise graduate students and have the ability to teach in the graduate M.F.A. program. Advising and committee responsibilities are part of the position.