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Institution: University of Missouri-Kansas City

Position: Assistant/Associate Professor of Music Theory

General Information:

tenure track, full-time, benefit-eligible
Rank: Assistant/Associate Professor.
Start Date: September 1, 2019.

Qualifications:

Demonstrated successful and innovative experience teaching courses in music theory in a university setting; evidence of emerging or established productivity as a scholar at the national level (research specialization area open); strong commitment to teaching and mentorship; PhD in Music Theory (ABD considered, but degree must be completed by time of appointment).

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Responsibilities: Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in music theory, including core undergraduate musicianship (combined written theory and aural skills), advanced undergraduate courses in analysis, post-tonal theory, and/or counterpoint, and graduate courses in tonal and/or post-tonal analysis and seminars in areas of specialized interest; sustain a national professional profile of music theory research and publication that reflects the career of a consistently productive scholar; serve on appropriate student and faculty committees and maintain active participation in other Conservatory activities; contribute to all facets of the Division of Music Studies and the Conservatory of Music and Dance, including academic, performance, and service components characteristic of a Conservatory within a university; make contributions that enrich the cultural environment and the quality of life in the greater Kansas City metropolitan community.

Salary Range: Salary will be competitive, commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Items to Send:

Application materials to be submitted online: Application form, application letter, curriculum vitae.

Supporting Materials: Please have three references send confidential letters to Jennifer Burrus (burrusjen@umkc.edu) or to: Music Theory Search, UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance, 417 Olson PAC, 4949 Cherry Street, Kansas City, MO 64110.

See position posting at UMKC Human Resources website at http://info.umkc.edu/hr/careers/academic-positions/. Use search keyword "music theory".

Review of application materials will begin November 26th, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled.

Deadline: open until filled

Contact:



Other Information:

For more information about the Conservatory, please visit http://www.conservatory.umkc.edu. UMKC is an equal access, equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that is fully committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff.

Date Listed: 11/06/2018


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