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Institution: Winthrop University

Position: Assistant Professor

General Information:

Assistant Professor of Music: Music Theory and Composition. Winthrop University, Rock Hill, SC. Nine month, tenure track appointment at the assistant professor rank (ABD candidates acceptable for non-tenure track appointment at the Instructor level until the degree is completed). Position available August 13, 2007.


Required Qualifications: Doctorate in music theory or composition (ABD candidates eligible to apply at the Instructor level), strong record of success in teaching college level music theory courses, evidence of success as a composer, knowledge of current trends in teaching college level music theory and composition including computer applications and other related subjects.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Teach undergraduate courses in music theory, aural skills and composition. Possibility of teaching graduate music theory courses (i.e., Analytical Techniques, Form and Style, Counterpoint, Orchestration, etc.), opportunity to teach in interdisciplinary general education program, possibility of summer teaching opportunities, be an active participant in regional and national music theory organizations, fully support and participate in the academic advisement program of the department, assume other responsibilities according to departmental needs and candidate's qualifications.

Salary Range: Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Items to Send:

To apply, submit a letter of application; a current curriculum vita; the names, addresses, e-mail addresses and phone numbers of at least three individuals who can provide professional recommendations; a transcript showing highest degree earned (unofficial transcript acceptable at this time - ABD candidates include a transcript of doctoral work completed to date), Representative compositions recorded on CD or CD Rom (scores/manuscripts reduced to 8 1/2 x 11 format, include an appropriate mailer and return postage if these are to be returned), and send to: Donald M. Rogers, Ph.D., Chair, Department of Music, Winthrop University, 129 Conservatory of Music, Rock Hill, SC 29733. Phone: 803.323.2255 FAX: 803.323.2343
Internet: EOE.

Deadline: November 15, 2006


Please direct all inquired to the department chair Dr. Donald M. Rogers You may also view the call and download an application at the Human Resources web site at

Date Listed: 09/27/2006

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