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Institution: Hofstra University

Position: Assistant Professor

General Information:

Date of Appointment: September 1, 2008
Rank and Salary: Assistant Professor, Tenure Track.


Completed Ph.D. in Music Theory with a strong background in tonal theory (especially from a Schenkerian perspective)and post tonal theory; ABD considered. Experience in college-level music theory instruction, a record of professional and scholarly activity and a growing reputation within the scholarly community required. Additional expertise in other academic areas of music, especially American Popular Music and/or Musical Theater, desirable

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Teach undergraduate and graduate level courses in Music Theory, such as Harmony, Ear Training, Species and/or Eighteenth-Century Counterpoint, Tonal and Post Tonal Analysis and other Music Theory courses depending on areas of specialization.

Salary Range: salary dependent upon experience and qualifications.

Items to Send:

Applicants should included a current CV, three letters of recommendation and samples of recent publications and other scholarly work.

Deadline: December 1, 2007


Howard Cinnamon, Ph.D. - Chair, Department of Music, - 101 New Academic Building, - 160 Hofstra University, - Hempstead, NY 11549-1600

Other Information:

Hofstra University is an equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering diversity in its faculty, administrative staff and student body, and encourages applications from the entire spectrum of a diverse community.

Date Listed: 10/16/2007

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