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Institution: University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Position: Assistant Professor


Ph.D. in Music Theory required. Expertise in Schenkerian analysis, late 19th Century chromaticism, and related topics preferred. Keyboard skills preferred. College teaching experience strongly preferred.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Teaching: Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in music theory. Recruit outstanding graduate students in music theory. Serve on graduate committees as needed. Research: Establish/maintain a program of outstanding scholarly productivity in the field of music theory and analysis which contributes to the national/international discussions of the discipline. Service: Serve on faculty committees (School, College, and University); serve in professional organizations (SMT, CMS, etc.); work in a collegial fashion with faculty, staff, students, and administration. Additional duties as assigned by the Director of the School of Music.

Salary Range: unspecified

Items to Send:

Complete the Faculty/Academic Administrative application at the web site, requisition 060883 and then submit a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, and three current letters of reference sent under separate cover from the reference writers to: Music Theory Search Chair, UNL School of Music, 121 Westbrook Music Building, Lincoln, NE 68588-0100.

Deadline: open until filled


Dr. Gretchen Foley at 402-472-2992 or 402-472-6830
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Lincoln, NE web site:

Other Information:

The School of Music in the Hixson-Lied College of Fine & Performing Arts of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is a professional, comprehensive arts institution. A Music Faculty of 50 internationally acclaimed artists and scholars serves more than 370 UNL music majors. Students may pursue a broad range of undergraduate and graduate degree options, including the Bachelor of Music, the Bachelor of Music Education, the Bachelor of Arts, the Master of Music, the Doctor of Musical Arts, and the Doctor of Philosophy (in collaboration with the UNL College of Education and Human Sciences).

The UNL School of Music is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music and the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

The University of Nebraska is committed to a pluralistic campus community through affirmative action and equal opportunity and is responsive to the needs of dual career couples. We assure reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Date Listed: 11/13/2006

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