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Institution: Kennesaw State University

Position: Assistant Professor

General Information:

The School of Music at Kennesaw State University seeks an energetic individual with a distinguished record as both a music theorist and a theory pedagogue. This is a full-time, tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning August 2016.


A Ph.D. in music theory completed by August 1, 2016, or the foreign equivalent, or its equivalent in ability, training, and/or experience; demonstrated excellence in full-time college teaching (at least one year beyond the graduate assistant level); and the potential for, or record of, scholarship as shown by publications and conference presentations. Candidates should have fluent keyboard and aural skills.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Duties will include the teaching of core undergraduate theory and aural skills courses, upper-division electives in areas of the candidate’s specialization, and possible online courses. Other duties include an active program of scholarly research, professional service, and the advising of theory majors.

Salary Range: competitive

Items to Send:

To ensure consideration, candidates should provide a letter of interest, current curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, unofficial transcripts of all college work, and names and contact information for five professional references. For full consideration, completed applications should be received by December 1, 2015.

Deadline: open until filled


For information on this listing, please contact Professor Ben Wadsworth, School of Music, For a full description of this listing and application procedures, go to .

Other Information:

For more than 50 years, Kennesaw State University has been known for its entrepreneurial spirit and sense of community. Offering campuses in Marietta and Kennesaw, the university is located just north of Atlanta and combines a suburban setting with access to one of the country’s most dynamic cities. As Georgia’s third-largest university, Kennesaw State offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate degrees, including a growing doctoral program. Designated by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia as a comprehensive university, Kennesaw State is committed to becoming a world-class academic institution positioned to broaden its academic and research missions and expand its scope on a local, regional and national level.

Date Listed: 11/06/2015

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