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Institution: University of Oklahoma

Position: Assistant Professor of Music Theory


Ph.D. in Music Theory. Record of successful teaching in music theory to undergraduates and graduates. Record of scholarly achievement in music theory.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Teach undergraduate and graduate classes for music majors in the area of music theory; advise masters' theses in music theory; engage in scholarly research and publication; help recruit masters' students in music theory; serve on doctoral committees in the School of Music; and participate in the governance of the School of Music.

The OU School of Music offers degrees at the bachelor's, master's, and doctoral levels, and is the only comprehensive music program in Oklahoma. The School of Music presents 400 performing and scholarly events each year with 61 full-time faculty members and 450 undergraduate and graduate students. The School of Music is part of the Weitzenhoffer Family College of Fine Arts, one of 19 colleges within OU. The University of Oklahoma is a major national research university with 30,000 students. Norman, a community of 103,000, is located twenty minutes south of Oklahoma City, a metropolitan area exceeding 1 million. The University of Oklahoma has been an institutional member of NASM since 1931.

Salary Range: unspecified

Items to Send:

Cover letter, CV, sample of scholarly writing, and three current letters of recommendation

Deadline: November 1, 2013


Dr. Sarah Ellis, Chair
Music Theory Search Committee
University of Oklahoma School of Music
500 West Boyd, Room 138
Norman, OK 73019

Other Information:

Screening begins November 1, 2013. For additional information, visit .

Date Listed: 10/15/2013

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