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Institution: University of South Carolina School of Music

Position: Assistant Professor of Music Composition and Theory

General Information:

Tenure-Track position to begin in August 2012.


Doctorate in Music Composition (DMA or PhD, ABD also considered), with demonstrated success teaching college-level music theory; proven record of achievement and promise of developing a national reputation as a composer.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Maintain an active career as a composer through performances, recordings, publications, etc; teach composition and courses in undergraduate and graduate music theory; help direct concerts of contemporary music and student composer concerts; direct graduate and undergraduate research as needed.

Salary Range: Commensurate with Experience

Items to Send:

Letter of application (cover letter), curriculum vitae, works list, and three current letters of recommendation.

Deadline: open until filled


Composition/Theory Search Committee
University of South Carolina
School of Music
813 Assembly Street
Columbia, SC 29208

Dr. Reginald Bain

Other Information:

Applicants may apply online at
The search process will continue until the position is filled, but priority screening will begin on or shortly after November 15, 2011.

Date Listed: 08/10/2011

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