Adjunct Faculty Position in Music Technology

New York University


NYU Steinhardt Department of Music and Performing Arts Professions (MPAP) Music Technology Program seeks qualified candidates to teach “Music Literature of the 20th Century: Sound, Music, Technology (1900-Present).” This course tells the stories of composers, inventors, & entrepreneurs who opened music up to electronic instruments, new sounds, & new ideas of composition between 1900 & the beginning of the 21st century. This course will also define a starting point for ongoing innovation in sound design, composition, & the creation of new musical instruments.  Various works will be analyzed and new works created with students for insight into the creative process as applied to interactive media. Further information about the Music Technology Program can be found at the following website:



  • Master’s degree in music or music technology or equivalent combination of education and professional experience
  • Previous teaching experience 


  • 5 years experience and significant achievement in the field
  • Teaching at the Undergraduate and Graduate level

Application Instructions

Submit the following via Interfolio. Emailed materials will NOT be reviewed or considered:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume/CV
  • Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  • Statement on Diversity and Inclusion
  • Name & Contact Info of 3 references