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Institution: Florida State University College of Music

Position: Visiting Assistant Professor of Music Theory (in lieu of adjunct)

General Information:

One year, semesterly contracts; possibility of renewal for a second year.


Preference given to candidates with a completed doctorate in music theory and university-level teaching experience. A record of (or a potential for) scholarly publication is highly desirable.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Teach courses from among current undergraduate and graduate music theory offerings and/or in candidate's area of expertise.

Salary Range: Competitive.

Items to Send:

Send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and three reference letters to:
Prof. Evan Jones, chair
Music Theory Search
College of Music
Florida State University
Tallahassee, FL 32306-1180

Deadline: February 21, 2014


Evan Jones, Ph.D., D.M.A.
Associate Professor and Coordinator of Music Theory and Composition
Florida State University College of Music
Tallahassee, FL 32306-1180

Other Information:

The Florida State University is a comprehensive research institution of 16 colleges and schools with 2,300 faculty members serving a student body of 41,000. The College of Music, with 90 full-time faculty, 40 support staff, and 1,150 students, offers a wide range of professional degrees in music, baccalaureate through doctorate including the B.M., M.M., and Ph.D. in music theory and the B.M., M.M., and D.M. in composition. Visit for the College of Music web page or for the theory/composition area web page.

The University is situated in Tallahassee, Florida’s beautiful, wooded capital city, with an area population of over 375,000. Located in the "Big Bend" area of northern Florida, Tallahassee enjoys a mild change of season and proximity to the Gulf of Mexico.

Date Listed: 01/29/2014

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