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Institution: University of Toronto

Position: Full-time one-year CLTA (contractually limited term appointment)

General Information:

Job Field: CLTA, one-year with possibility of renewal
Faculty / Division: Faculty of Music
Campus: St. George (downtown Toronto)
The Faculty of Music, University of Toronto, invites applications for a full-time one-year CLTA (contractually limited term appointment) position with possibility of renewal, in Music Theory. This appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor and will begin July 1, 2013.


Candidates specializing in any area of music theory will be considered. The committee especially encourages applications from candidates with expertise in post-tonal theory and analysis or in other areas that complement existing departmental strengths. A completed Ph.D. is required by the time of the appointment. Evidence of excellence in teaching and professional achievements is required.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Responsibilities will include undergraduate and graduate teaching, research and publication, and university service.

Salary Range: Salary to be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Items to Send:

All qualified candidates are invited to apply by clicking on the link below. Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching dossier (including a statement of research and teaching interests), a statement outlining current and future research interests and one sample of scholarly work. All application materials should be submitted online.
Applicants should arrange to have (at least) three referees to send letters of reference directly to the Faculty via e-mail at by the closing date of December 14, 2012.
The UofT application system can accommodate up to five attachments (10 MB) per candidate profile; please combine attachments into one or two files in PDF/MS Word format. Submission guidelines can be found at:

Deadline: December 14, 2012


Other Information:

The University of Toronto is located in the heart of one of the world’s great cities, and the Faculty of Music plays a vital part in its cultural life. With an enrolment of 900 students, the Faculty of Music offers undergraduate, masters, and doctoral degrees in composition, ethnomusicology, music education, musicology/music theory, and performance (including jazz and opera).

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

Date Listed: 12/01/2012

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