MTO Job Listings

Job Listings

Institution: James Madison University

Position: Assistant Professor of Music Theory

General Information:

Tenure-track position in Music Theory, starting fall 2015


Preference will be given to candidates with a Ph.D. in Music Theory or ABD; master's degree required; college teaching experience preferred.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Responsibilities include teaching core courses and advanced topics in multiple levels of undergraduate and graduate music theory and additional assignments commensurate with the candidate's expertise. The successful candidate will assume normal professorial duties, including scholarly activity and committee assignments.

Salary Range: Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Items to Send:

To apply go to, reference posting number 0406262 and submit the faculty profile, a letter of application and current curriculum vitae. Three letters of recommendation specific to this position are also desired, along with a list of three additional references who may be contacted. Candidacy is not active until candidates have submitted all the required documents and information. Review of applications will begin on November 15, 2014, and will continue until the position has been filled.

Deadline: November 15, 2014


Direct any questions regarding this position to Jonathan Gibson at

Other Information:

James Madison University is committed to a diverse and inclusive community and to maintaining a work and educational environment that is free of all forms of discrimination. This institution does not tolerate discrimination or harassment on the basis of age, color, disability, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, parental status, political affiliation, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or veteran status. Anyone having questions concerning discrimination should contact the Office for Equal Opportunity: (540) 568-6991.

Date Listed: 09/23/2014

Return to listings

Number of visits since August 2007: