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Institution: Berklee College of Music

Position: Assistant Professor of Theory and Composition

General Information:

Starts Jan 1, 2015


Required Experience:

Masters Degree or equivalent professional experience
Works performed by professional ensembles
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Ability and willingness to work within a diverse faculty and student body
Classroom teaching experience

Preferred Qualifications:

Completed Doctorate in composition, or related subject
Innovative ideas about the teaching of music composition and theory

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Berklee College of Music seeks an active composer to fill the position of Full-Time Assistant Professor. Teaching duties will include courses in music theory, composition, counterpoint, and orchestration, along with areas of the candidate’s specializations. Service to the College includes academic advising, office hours, committee assignments, curriculum development, and other duties as assigned.

Salary Range: unspecified

Items to Send:

Please submit the following materials through this website and address your materials to: Composition Faculty Search Committee, ATTN: Attn: Arnold Friedman, Chair, Composition Department.

A letter of application
Statement of teaching philosophy that addresses in part the use of contemporary methods and contemporary music in the teaching of both fundamental and advanced theory courses
A current resume or CV
Current letters of recommendation from three (3) references
Links to websites or online resources with representative samples of your performances

The start date for the position is January 1, 2015. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Full consideration will be given to applications received no later than October 17, 2014.

Deadline: October 17, 2014


None provided

Other Information:

Date Listed: 09/25/2014

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