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Institution: Indiana University Jacobs School of Music

Position: Post-Doctoral Resident Scholar in Music Theory

General Information:

Full-time, tenure-ineligible two-year visiting appointment (academic years 2015-17), beginning August 1, 2015.


A completed Ph.D. in music is required. Candidates must have received the Ph.D. from an institution other than Indiana University no more than five years prior to the start date of the appointment.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will teach one course per semester during three semesters, and two courses during one semester; conduct an active program of research during the appointment, resulting in the submission of proposals to research conferences, the submission of articles to academic journals, or other scholarly projects; attend two conferences per year; deliver a colloquium to the department each year; and participate in other departmental activities as assigned by the department chair.

Salary Range: $42,700 plus a $2,000 research and travel budget

Items to Send:

A complete application consists of a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, a document approximately two pages in length describing your areas of expertise and proposing specific course topics that would be of interest, and information about three professional references. You will be asked to provide the name, title, email address, and other information for each of your reference providers. An email message with instructions for uploading letters of reference will be sent automatically to each of your reference providers immediately after you submit your completed application. Please do not send publications or other materials until requested to do so.

Deadline: November 15, 2014


Julian Hook, Chair, Department of Music Theory
Jacobs School of Music
Indiana University
Bloomington, IN 47405
(812) 856-0121

Other Information:

Apply online via the appropriate link on this page:
Indiana University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Date Listed: 10/09/2014

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