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Part-Time Academic (PERF/MUSC 3662.03 Introduction to Digital Audio Sound Design) - Fall 2023

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Position Information

Position Title Part-Time Academic (PERF/MUSC 3662.03 Introduction to Digital Audio Sound Design) - Fall 2023
Posting Number PTAP1994P
Department/Unit Fountain School of Performing Arts
Location Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Job Summary & Key Responsibilities
This Part-Time Academic will be fully responsible for the teaching and grading of one section of PERF/MUSC 3662.03 Introduction to Digital Audio Sound Design, from September 1 to December 31, 2023 (Fall term).

This position is responsible for teaching the concepts, language, and technology associated with digital audio sound design. The use of a digital audio workstation (Logic Pro) to create original short digital audio pieces and knowledge on how audio is presented in performances and events using theatrical cueing software (Q-Lab) and sound reinforcement systems. The instructor is required to provide a Method of Assessment. This position reports to the Director of the Fountain School of Performing Arts.
Qualifications/Requirements of Position
Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree, in Music or any other relevant discipline; proven experience in the creative and aesthetic aspects of music technology as well as a successful teaching record in this field. Please apply online, with a copy of your curriculum vitae and a cover letter.
Salary Range/Pay Rate Per CUPE Collective Agreement
Additional Information
Dalhousie University commits to achieving inclusive excellence through continually championing equity, diversity, inclusion, and accessibility. The university encourages applications from Indigenous persons (especially Mi’kmaq), persons of Black/African descent (especially African Nova Scotians), and members of other racialized groups, persons with disabilities, women, and persons identifying as members of 2SLGBTQ+ communities, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community. For more information, please visit

Dalhousie’s vaccine mandate has been suspended at this time, and employees no longer need to provide proof of full vaccination. However, health and safety risks to our community will continue to be monitored and a vaccine mandate may be reinstated if necessary.

All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrolment in the course and approval by the University.
Posting Detail Information

Term of appointment September - December 2023
Open Date 06/29/2022
Close Date 06/10/2023
Open Until Filled
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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Résumé / Curriculum Vitae (CV)
Optional Documents