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Institution: School of Music, Ohio State University

Position: Assistant Professor, Music Theory and Cognition

General Information:

Regular nine-month tenure track beginning August 22, 2012.


Ph.D. in Music Theory or related field. Outstanding research potential. Evidence of scholarly activity and effective teaching at the college level required.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in music theory, advise undergraduate and graduate students, and serve on student graduate committees. Participate in teaching and coordination of core undergraduate theory and aural training courses. Pursue an active research agenda and provide service at the school, college, and university level.

Salary Range: unspecified

Items to Send:

Interested applicants should send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and the name, address, e-mail address, and phone/fax number of three references.

Deadline: open until filled


Professor David Huron,
Chair, Music Theory and Cognition Search Committee,
School of Music 110 Weigel Hall,
1866 College Road,
Columbus, OH 43210-1170

Other Information:

The Ohio State University is located in Columbus, Ohio, the 15th largest city in the U.S., one that American Style magazine recently ranked among the top ten cities for the arts. The School of Music has approximately 60 faculty members, 500 undergraduates, and 180 graduate students. The school offers a broad selection of degrees from the baccalaureate to the doctoral level and has a strong commitment to reaching a broad, diverse student population across a large campus.

To build a diverse workforce Ohio State encourages applications from individuals with disabilities, minorities, veterans, and women. EEO/AA employer.

Date Listed: 09/21/2011

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