MTO Job Listings

Job Listings

Institution: Conservatory of Music, Lawrence University

Position: Tenure-track position in music theory; rank and salary dependent upon qualifications and experience.

General Information:

Starting date: September 2011. Serving more than 350 music majors, the Lawrence University Conservatory of Music, founded in 1874, is a wholly undergraduate program offering preparation for professional careers in music within the intellectual environment of a liberal arts college.


Demonstrated excellence in both theory and aural skills instruction. Record of, or potential for, significant scholarly contributions in the field of music theory. Appropriate terminal degree.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Teach first-year and second-year music theory and aural skills, and upper-level theory electives. Contribute to the coordination and advancement of the core theory curriculum.

Salary Range: unspecified

Items to Send:

Curriculum vitae, academic transcripts, and three letters of recommendation should be mailed to the postal address given below. A sample of recent scholarly writing (no more than two articles or book chapters) should be submitted electronically to: Please note: only the sample of scholarly writing is to be submitted electronically; all other application materials should be sent via regular mail.

Deadline: open until filled


Consideration of candidates will begin on November 15, 2010 and will continue until the position is filled. Applications and nominations should be directed to:

Chair, Music Theory Search Committee
Conservatory of Music
Lawrence University
711 East Boldt Way
Appleton, WI 54911
Telephone: (920) 832-6614

Other Information:

AA/EEO employer.

Date Listed: 08/31/2010

Return to listings

Number of visits since August 2007: