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Institution: The College of Idaho

Position: Assistant Professor

General Information:

Tenure-track Assistant Professor in Music Theory, beginning Fall 2015.


PhD preferred but DMA and ABD also considered.

Candidates must be authorized to work in the United States as of the expected hire date and throughout the date of the contract without sponsorship from The College of Idaho.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

The College of Idaho invites applications for an Assistant Professor in Music Theory position, beginning Fall 2015. The successful candidate will demonstrate a strong commitment to teaching in a liberal arts environment that encourages creativity, interdisciplinary thinking, and preparation for music making in the 21st Century. Teaching responsibilities will include music theory, aural skills, and some composition courses. Some knowledge and experience with digital recording is also desired. The teaching load is 3-3 with an additional course taught during the intensive January term.

Salary Range: unspecified

Items to Send:

Review of applications will begin in late November. Qualified candidates are invited to submit a letter of application describing interest and experience, curriculum vitae, 3 letters of recommendation, and a statement of teaching philosophy. Submit application materials to, subject heading ‘Music Search.’

To learn more about The College of Idaho, please visit

Deadline: February 1, 2015

Contact:, phone 208-459-5685

Other Information:

A private liberal arts institution founded in 1891, The College of Idaho is situated on a 50-acre park-like campus and enrolls 1100 students. Boise, the state capital, is nearby, offering a rich cultural environment, including philharmonic, opera, dance, theatre, and a summer-long Shakespeare festival. The location is within easy reach of Idaho’s splendid mountains, providing outdoor opportunities such as hiking, biking, skiing, fishing, and whitewater sports.

Date Listed: 10/21/2014

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