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Institution: University of Alabama

Position: Assistant Professor

General Information:

full-time, tenure-track, to begin in August 2018


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 of August 16, 2018. 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.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

The School of Music at the University of Alabama invites applications for a tenure-track position in music theory at the rank of Assistant Professor. The search committee seeks accomplished candidates who are developing national and international reputations as music theorists as demonstrated by conference presentations and publications.

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. The University of Alabama is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and actively seeks diversity among its employees. Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) will be required to successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation. The committee will begin reviewing applications on October 16, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.

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Deadline: October 16, 2017


Date Listed: 02/06/2018

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