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Institution: Lawrence University

Position: Visiting faculty position in music theory. Rank dependent upon qualifications and experience.

General Information:

Full-time appointment for academic year 2015-16 with the possibility of renewal. Begins September 1, 2015.


Ph.D. or ABD in music theory. Demonstrated excellence in both theory and aural skills pedagogy. Record of, or potential for, significant scholarly contributions in the field of music theory.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Teach first-year and second-year music theory and aural skills to conservatory undergraduates.

Salary Range: Salary dependent upon qualifications and experience.

Items to Send:

Electronic submission of application materials is preferred. Interested applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and statements of teaching philosophy and research agenda at . Applicants should also have three letters of reference sent to Review of applications begins immediately; for full consideration, all materials should be submitted by April 15, 2015.

Deadline: August 19, 2015


Questions about the position may be directed to Gene Biringer at

Other Information:

Lawrence University, located in Appleton, Wisconsin, is a highly selective undergraduate liberal arts college and conservatory of music, known for the quality of both its classroom and tutorial education, research opportunities for undergraduates, and faculty of teacher/scholars and teacher/artists. Founded in 1847, Lawrence is a community of 1,500 intellectually curious students that bring a diversity of experience and thought from nearly every state and 50 countries outside the U.S.
Serving more than 350 music majors, the Conservatory of Music, founded in 1874, offers preparation for professional careers in music within the intellectual environment of a liberal arts college.
Lawrence has a strong commitment to increasing the diversity of its faculty a commitment recently ratified by an all-faculty vote. We encourage qualified candidates from diverse communities constituted by race, ethnicity, and sexual orientation to apply for this position. Candidates may read more about Lawrence at .

Date Listed: 08/20/2015

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