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Institution: Towson University

Position: Lecturer in Music Theory

General Information:

The College of Fine Arts and Communication at Towson University invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track, 10-month Lecturer position in Music Theory in the Department of Music beginning August 2016.


Doctorate in Music Theory or its equivalent. ABD applicants will be considered. Record of excellence in teaching at the university/college level. Demonstrated scholarly achievement and conversant in integrating technology into instruction. Proficiency in keyboard skills is expected.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Teach workload of eight (8) course units per academic year, comprised of the undergraduate course sequence in theory and aural skills. Contribute to curriculum development and participate in shared governance at the department and college level.

Salary Range: unspecified

Items to Send:

Review of applications begins immediately and continues until position is filled. A completed digital dossier will include: 1) a letter of application outlining your qualifications to teach in areas enumerated above; 2) a curriculum vitae; 3) a copy of the transcript from your doctoral degree granting institution (an official transcript will be required at the time of the appointment); 4) mailing address, e-mail addresses, and business telephone numbers for at least three referees who may be contacted by the search committee. Incomplete applications cannot be considered. Please do not submit copies of publications, letters of recommendations, or a teaching philosophy statements at this time. The committee will contact individual candidate for further materials needed. Submit complete digital dossier in PDF format to:

Deadline: open until filled


Dr. Kalin Kirilov, Music Theory Search Committee Chair
Phone: 410-704-2839

Date Listed: 04/21/2016

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