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Institution: University of Chicago

Position: Assistant Professor of Music Theory

General Information:

Tenure track

Qualifications:

Conferral of Ph.D. by June 30, 2016 is highly
preferred, and Ph.D. degree must be conferred within one year of start
date.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

The Department of Music at the University of Chicago invites
applications for a tenure-track position in music theory, a vital part
of its richly integrated and flexible program in the History and Theory
of Music. Scholars of originality and wide-ranging interests, including,
but not limited to, music theoretical research that engages with
contemporary music, sound studies, performance studies, and digital
humanities, are encouraged to apply. This position is anticipated to
commence July 1, 2016. Conferral of Ph.D. by June 30, 2016 is highly
preferred, and Ph.D. degree must be conferred within one year of start
date.

Rank: Assistant Professor. Minimum teaching load: four courses/year,
graduate and undergraduate; plus advising and committee responsibilities.


Salary Range: unspecified

Items to Send:

CV, reference contact info, and cover letter (no additional materials
at this time) addressing work as a theorist and teacher, as well as
future plans for research; these must be submitted online to the
Academic Careers web site at https://academiccareers.uchicago.edu for
posting #02731

Three letters of reference. Additional letters of reference may also
be submitted. Submission of letters of recommendation to the Academic
Careers Site is strongly preferred. If necessary, letters of
recommendation can be emailed to cloghess@uchicago.edu
mailto:cloghess@uchicago.edu, or mailed in hard copy to:

Melanie Cloghessy, Chair's Assistant
The University of Chicago
Department of Music
1010 E. 59th St.
Chicago, IL 60637

Deadline: October 1, 2015

Contact:

Questions may be sent through the Academic Careers website or directed
to cloghess@uchicago.edu mailto:cloghess@uchicago.edu with the subject
heading MUSIC THEORY SEARCH.

Date Listed: 08/12/2015


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