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Institution: Indiana University Jacobs School of Music

Position: Visiting Assistant Professor (two years)

General Information:

The Indiana University Jacobs School of Music seeks candidates for a two-year, full-time visiting position in music theory for the academic years 2008-2010, with the possibility of subsequent appointment to a tenure-track position. Appointment Effective Beginning August 2008.


Qualifications: A completed Ph.D. in music theory is preferred, but strong candidates who are ABD will also be considered. Promising candidates with any area of research specialization will be considered. Preference may be given to those who can teach post-1900 music theory and literature.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in music theory; participate in departmental activities as assigned.

Salary Range: Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Items to Send:

Letter of application, three letters of recommendation, and curriculum vitae; applicants may also send a representative writing sample, one or more syllabi for courses taught, and teaching evaluations.

Deadline: open until filled


Music Theory Search Committee
c/o Eugene O’Brien, Executive Associate Dean
Indiana University Jacobs School of Music
1201 E. Third Street
Bloomington IN 47405

Inquiries to Prof. Eric Isaacson, Chair of Music Theory,

Other Information:

Review of applications will begin on March 3, 2008. Applications from women and minorities are encouraged; Indiana University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Date Listed: 02/07/2008

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