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Institution: University of Alabama

Position: Assistant Professor

General Information:

Tenure track


The search committee seeks accomplished candidates who are developing national and international reputations as music theorists as demonstrated by conference presentations and publications. A Ph.D. in music theory and college-level teaching experience are required. ABDs will be considered if the degree is completed by the start date.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Applicants should be conversant with the full range of contemporary music theory and be able to teach a broad variety of courses at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. The successful candidate also will maintain an active program of research and publication and will participate in departmental committees as needed.

Salary Range: unspecified

Items to Send:

To apply for this position, please complete an online application at, upload a cover letter of application and a curriculum vitae, and send at least three letters of recommendation to the mailing address below. Only applicants who complete the online application will be considered for the position.

Deadline: October 23, 2015


Chair, Music Theory Search Committee
The University of Alabama School of Music
Box 870366
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487

Date Listed: 09/25/2015

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