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Institution: The University of Tulsa

Position: Assistant Professor (tenure-track) of Music Theory/Composition

General Information:

Position starts August 15, 2015; 9 month continuing tenure-track appointment.


The successful candidate must hold a PhD or ABD (completed by August 2015) in Composition or Music Theory with emphasis in Composition. Evidence of accomplishment as a composer, experience in current compositional technology and previous experience as a teacher of theory and composition at the university level is required. Preference given to candidates with woodwind, brass or percussion performance and teaching backgrounds.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Teaching duties may include freshman and sophomore music theory and ear training; upper level theory courses (analysis and counterpoint), film scoring and/or compositional courses. Additional teaching opportunities are possible depending on the needs of the School of Music and the candidate’s qualifications and interest.

Salary Range: Salary commensurate with experience and qualifications

Items to Send:

Please include a letter of application, copies of academic transcripts, a current vita, and three letters of recommendation to with ASSISTANT PROFESSOR/THEORY & COMPOSITION in the subject line. Applicants who wish to send these materials in hard copy may mail them to the following address:

Deadline: open until filled


Faculty Search Committee
The School of Music
The University of Tulsa
800 South Tucker Drive
Tulsa, OK 74104-9700
918-631-3589 (fax)

Date Listed: 11/11/2014

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