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Institution: DePauw University

Position: Assistant Professor

General Information:

DePauw University http://www.depauw.edu/music/, a nationally ranked liberal arts college with one of the first Schools of Music in the country, invites applications for a tenure-track position in the teaching of undergraduate music theory, aural skills, composition, and other courses based on interest and need beginning August 2016.

Rank and salary will be commensurate with experience. A completed doctorate in music theory and/or composition and evidence of scholarly activity (as composer or theorist) are required. A commitment to undergraduate teaching in a forward thinking and innovative context is essential; experience teaching first- and second-year music theory/aural skills and composition is preferred.


Qualifications:

A completed doctorate in music theory and/or composition and evidence of scholarly activity (as composer or theorist) are required. A commitment to undergraduate teaching in a forward thinking and innovative context is essential; experience teaching first- and second-year music theory/aural skills and composition is preferred.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

DePauw University http://www.depauw.edu/music/, a nationally ranked liberal arts college with one of the first Schools of Music in the country, invites applications for a tenure-track position in the teaching of undergraduate music theory, aural skills, composition, and other courses based on interest and need beginning August 2016.

Rank and salary will be commensurate with experience. A completed doctorate in music theory and/or composition and evidence of scholarly activity (as composer or theorist) are required. A commitment to undergraduate teaching in a forward thinking and innovative context is essential; experience teaching first- and second-year music theory/aural skills and composition is preferred.

The DePauw University School of Music recently launched the 21st-Century Musician Initiative, a complete reimagining of the modern day music school. With a focus on creating musicians of the future instead of the past, this is an exciting time in the 131-year history of the school.

DePauw offers a pre-tenure leave and generous funding for professional/curriculum development.


Salary Range: Rank and salary will be commensurate with experience.

Items to Send:

Review of applications will begin September 21, 2015 and continue until the position is filled. Applications received by this date will be assured of full consideration. Send inquiries to: Dr. Mark McCoy, Dean of the School of Music.

Submit through Interfolio (http://apply.interfolio.com/31099) an application letter, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation specific to the position, graduate transcripts, teaching philosophy, scholarly/creative interest statement, samples of scholarly writing, web links to recordings and/or scores, and evidence of teaching effectiveness, including peer evaluations and official (non-excerpted) student evaluations (if available). Candidates should provide evidence, in application materials, of a commitment to fostering and engaging with a diversity of ideas and experiences, which create an inclusive environment in the classroom and at the University.

DePauw University is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.
Women and members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.


Deadline: open until filled

Contact:

Jennifer Soster, Assistant to the Dean/Special Projects Liaison
jsoster@depauw.edu
605 S. College St.
Greencastle, IN 46135
765-658-4380 Phone
765-658-4042 Fax


Other Information:

Submit through Interfolio (http://apply.interfolio.com/31099).

Date Listed: 09/02/2015


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