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Institution: Lee University School of Music

Position: Assistant Professor

General Information:

Tenure-track Music Theory Position
Start date: August 1, 2011


The Lee University School of Music invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in the Department of Instrumental Music, starting August 2011. We seek a dynamic classroom teacher who is committed to undergraduate, liberal arts education in a Christian environment. An earned doctorate in music is required; a Ph.D. in Theory is preferred, though candidates with degrees in other areas will be considered. In addition to teaching theory and aural skills, the position may include applied studio teaching commensurate with the applicant’s qualifications and expertise. We are especially interested in candidates with backgrounds in clarinet, viola, or secondary piano.

Lee University is a Christian liberal arts institution with approximately 4,300 students. The School of Music, a fully accredited member of NASM, serves over 300 music majors.

Salary Range: unspecified

Items to Send:

Applicants should be committed Christians who are in philosophical agreement with the mission of a Christian liberal arts university. Applicants should submit a letter of application, vitae, and statement of Christian faith. Please submit by mail three letters of reference, student evaluations (if applicable), and a sample of recent scholarly work to Dr. Phillip Thomas. An application is available at

Deadline: open until filled


Dr. Phillip Thomas, Chair
Department of Instrumental Music
Lee University
P.O. Box 3450
Cleveland, TN 37320-3450

Date Listed: 03/08/2011

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