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Institution: University of Arizona

Position: Assistant Professor of Music Theory

General Information:

The University of Arizona School of Music is seeking a tenure-track, full-time Assistant Professor in music theory. Applicants should be able to provide quality instruction to a diverse student body and be interested in advancing the theory department through research, recruitment, and curricular development. The School of Music offers a range of degrees, including the BA, MM, and PhD in theory. This position is pending Provost approval.


Minimum Qualifications:
Earned doctorate or ABD in music theory
Knowledge of current theories of music and their application
Evidence of successful teaching at the collegiate level
Evidence of potential for sustained research and publication
Evidence of commitment to excellence in teaching

Preferred Qualifications:
Earned doctorate in music theory
Successful collegiate teaching experience
Successful record of creative research and publication
Expertise in using technology for instructional purposes

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in music theory
Maintain a record of creative scholarly activity
Assist with the graduate theory program, including thesis/dissertation advisement and seminar-level instruction
Participate in curricular development for the theory program
Help recruit students to the graduate theory program
Service at the School and/or College level

Salary Range: unspecified

Items to Send:

Interested parties should apply online through the University of Arizona Human Resources website.

Deadline: open until filled


Don Traut

Other Information:

The search committee will begin reviewing materials Dec. 1.

Date Listed: 11/10/2007

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