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Institution: Oklahoma City University

Position: Assistant Professor

General Information:

The Bass School of Music at OKLAHOMA CITY UNIVERSITY invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor in Music Theory (tenure track), to begin August 16, 2010.


A PhD in Music Theory is required at the time of appointment. Knowledge and experience in the application of technology to the teaching of music theory and aural skills, and a strong commitment to the teaching of undergraduate students is expected.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

We welcome a variety of interests and specializations within the field of music theory. The successful candidate will be teaching the undergraduate music theory and aural skills sequence, upper-level undergraduate courses and graduate level music theory courses. Additionally, the successful candidate is expected to participate in the departmentís assessment program, and in student recruiting and retention efforts for the department and the university, advise students, and will participate in faculty meetings and other university service endeavors. Effective teaching, scholarship and service are required for tenure and promotion.

Salary Range: unspecified

Items to Send:

To review the full position description and complete the online application, please see the Open Position Listings at Applicants will be asked to submit a Letter of Application, Curriculum Vitae, Statement of Teaching Philosophy, list of Research Interests, Unofficial Transcripts and a list of 3-5 references with contact information. Review of materials will begin on March 17, 2010.

Deadline: open until filled


Erik Heine, Chair, Music Theory Search Committee, Wanda L. Bass School of Music, Oklahoma City University, 2501 N. Blackwelder Ave., Oklahoma City, OK 73106, eheine (at)
Phone: (405) 208-5474

Other Information:

The Wanda L. Bass School of Music, an all-Steinway school, is a fully accredited institutional member of NASM with 29 full-time and 32 adjunct faculty members, 320 undergraduate and 60 graduate students. For more information on the Bass School of Music, please go to

Date Listed: 03/02/2010

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