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Institution: Florida State University College of Music

Position: Assistant Professor of Music Theory, tenure track

General Information:

Appointment effective August 2015.


Completed doctorate in music theory at time of appointment and university-level teaching experience are required. A record of scholarly publication and ongoing research is preferred.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Teach courses from among current undergraduate and graduate music theory offerings and/or in the candidate's area of expertise. Maintain an active agenda of research and publication in the field of music theory. Participate in activities related to the academic mission of the university, including service on committees, student advising, and administration of area exams.

The Florida State University is a comprehensive, national graduate research university of 16 colleges and schools with 2,300 faculty serving a student body of more than 41,000 students. The College of Music, with 90 faculty, 40 support staff, and 1,150 students, offers a wide range of degrees in music, baccalaureate through doctorate. See the College of Music web page at

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.

Salary Range: Competitive.

Items to Send:

To apply for this position, go to . Choose the "browse job openings" link, then "Advanced Search." Enter the job opening ID 37835 on the Job Search page.

It is necessary to complete fully the online application. In addition, please upload a single document that includes a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for four references (mailing address, phone, e-mail). Letters of recommendation from at least three references should be sent to James Mathes, Chair, Music Theory Search, College of Music, Tallahassee, Florida 32306-1180.

Deadline: October 15, 2014


For technical assistance in applying for this position, please contact Tony Daniels at or (850) 644-0415. For all other inquiries, please contact Mitzi Woods at or (850) 644-4361.

Other Information:

The Florida State University is an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action Employer.

Date Listed: 09/18/2014

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