Employment Opportunities

 
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and 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.

Academic Employment for Ladder Rank Faculty and Lecturers

Lecturer - Ethnomusicology - Department of Music 

The Department of Music seeks to appoint a popular music/ethnomusicology instructor for a part-time, non-tenure track lecturer position at The University of California, Santa Barbara for the Spring 2020 academic quarter. The appointment will be for teaching two undergraduate courses, Popular Music of 20th-Century America and an issues-based course of instructor's choosing. The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research, teaching and service as appropriate to the position.
 
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:
• The applicant must have a Ph.D. in Ethnomusicology or a related field.
• The applicant must have two years of university teaching experience in the field of popular music.
 
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
• Original fieldwork in areas related to popular music
• Research interest in performance creating alternative scenes desired
• Ability to articulate additional areas of research interest that could result in new seminar offerings
 
Apply to job# JPF01733 at recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/JPF01733. To receive full consideration for this position, all application materials must be received by Friday, February 14, 2020. Thereafter, position is open until filled. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.
 
CANDIDATES ARE REQUIRED TO SUBMIT THE FOLLOWING:
• Cover letter – required , PDF format only
• Updated Curriculum vitae – required, PDF format only
• Teaching Statement – required, PDF format only
• Syllabi of related classes that you have taught
 
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and 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.  

Staff Employment

Academic Personnel Coordinator

The Department of Music at the University of California, Santa Barbara seeks to appoint an Academic Personnel Coordinator, a full-time career staff position. Under the general supervision of the Management Services Officer (MSO), with additional guidance provided by the Department Chair, the Academic Personnel Coordinator independently organizes, plans, coordinates and manages the department's Academic Personnel activities such as faculty and academic recruitment, academic employee HR, UCPath payroll, and the academic merit and promotion review process.
 
This position is open until filled. More information is available at jobs.ucsb.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=194697

Event Production

The Department of Music is currently hiring motivated students to be on the event production team! Please see the short description below. Those interested can apply via Handshake at the link provided. Students may need to make a Handshake account to apply. Any students having trouble accessing the posting can reach out directly to Anthony Garcia at apgarcia@ucsb.edu.
 
The Music Department production team is responsible for stage and performance support, either as an event usher or performance technician. Some experience is desirable but we are willing to train dependable and conscientious team players.
 
This job entails: 
  • Providing outstanding support before, during, and after performances
  • Assisting performers, professors, and fellow production staff
  • Being a team player
  • The ability to maintain a warm and professional attitude
  • Being reliable in meeting work schedule commitments
  • Customer service skills
  • In the technician role: setting up and striking productions, supporting all aspects of audio, lighting, staging, video, and podium operations for Music Department events
  • In the usher role: welcoming guests, distributing programs, setting up signage and promotional items, taking tickets, facilitating a professional and top-notch concert-going experience, ensuring that performance spaces and seating areas are clean and ready for performance
Apply on Handshake (may require a sign in):

Graduate Student Employment

For graduate students who have been assigned as or are interested in Teaching Assistantships and Readerships, please contact Carly Yartz at cyartz@music.ucsb.edu. New hire paperwork for graduate student employment is available from Carly, 1316D Music Building.