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Institution: Roosevelt University, Chicago College of Performing Arts, Music Conservatory

Position: Assistant Professor of Core Music Studies, tenure-track

General Information:

Position Title: Assistant Professor of Core Music Studies, tenure-track
Start date: 8/15/11.


An earned doctorate in music is required. A broad range of repertory and teaching interests within the Western art music tradition is essential. Secondary expertise in one or more of the following is desirable: world music, ethnomusicology, performance practice, courses for the non-major, early music, popular music. Continued excellence in teaching and a record of scholarly accomplishment are required for reappointment and tenure.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

We seek a versatile teacher and scholar with proven background and success in teaching skills-based musicianship courses. The Assistant Professor will teach written and aural skills within an integrated musicianship curriculum. The remainder of the teaching assignment is flexible, and will include courses in music literature or analysis at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Salary Range: unspecified

Items to Send:

Required application materials include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information for three people who are familiar with the applicant's teaching and professional qualifications. Screening begins January 1, 2011 and will continue until the position is filled. 

Applicants should apply directly to our employment page at 

Direct discipline-specific questions to Dr. Stuart Folse, Chair of the Search Committee, at Phone: 312-341-2290. Please do not send application materials or letters of recommendation to the Search Committee.

Deadline: January 1, 2011


Dr. Stuart Folse, Chair of the Search Committee
Phone: 312-341-2290

Date Listed: 11/04/2010

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