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Institution: Appalachian State University

Position: Assistant / Associate Professor

General Information:

Appalachian State University
Hayes School of Music

The Hayes School of Music at Appalachian State University announces a faculty vacancy beginning August 2008.


Doctorate in music theory. ABD (coursework completed) required for application. Doctorate required for tenure consideration. Evidence of successful college level teaching experience a necessity.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Music Theorist to teach undergraduate and graduate music theory/aural skills courses including computer-assisted instruction. The successful candidate will be expected to pursue an active research agenda and participate fully in the responsibilities of faculty membership (student advisement, curriculum development, service activities).

Salary Range: Salary and rank (Assistant professor, Associate Professor) commensurate with experience and educational preparation

Items to Send:

Applicants must send a completed application consisting of a letter of interest; a current vita; graduate transcripts; and the names, addresses, and contact information of at least five references .

No email or fax applications please. Materials will not be returned.

Deadline: January 10, 2008


Theory Search Committee
Hayes School of Music
P.O. Box 32096
Appalachian State University
Boone, NC 28608

Other Information:

Appalachian State University is a member institution of the sixteen-campus University of North Carolina System. Located in Boone, North Carolina, the University enrolls approximately 15,000 students. The Hayes School of Music consists of 465 majors, 40 full-time faculty, 23 part-time instructors, and 20 graduate assistants and offers undergraduate degrees in education, performance, therapy, theory/composition, sacred music, and music industry studies and graduate degrees in performance, composition, education, and therapy.

The Hayes School of Music is generously supported by the Hayes Endowment for Musical Excellence and fully accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music. Additional information is located at:

The initial review of completed applications will begin January 10, 2008 and will continue until the position is filled. Questions: call 828-262-3020. Appalachian State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Date Listed: 10/24/2007

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