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

Ethnomusicology Instructor (Part-time, Non-tenure Track Lecturer Position)

Position Description
The Department of Music seeks to appoint an ethnomusicology instructor for a part-time, non-tenure track lecturer position at The University of California, Santa Barbara for the Fall 2021 academic quarter. The appointment will be for teaching one undergraduate course, World Music. The anticipated start date is September 19, 2021. 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 ethnomusicology or a related field.
 
Preferred Qualifications
Original fieldwork in areas related to ethnomusicology. Ability to articulate areas of research interest related to a World Music course and to other ethnomusicology courses. Evidence of teaching, research, professional and/or public service contributions that promote diversity and equal opportunity.
 
Apply to job #JPF02018 at recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/JPF02018 To receive full consideration for this position, all application materials must be received by August 25, 2021. Thereafter, the position is open until filled. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.
 
CANDIDATES ARE REQUIRED TO SUBMIT THE FOLLOWING:
Curriculum Vitae – required, PDF format only
Cover Letter – required, PDF format only
Statement of Teaching – required, PDF format only
Syllabi of related classes that you have taught
 
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.

Staff Employment

There are no open positions at this time.

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.