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Institution: Xavier University

Position: Assistant Professor of Music Theory

General Information:

The Department of Music invites applicants for a tenure-track nine-month entry-level Assistant Professor in Music Theory. Successful candidates must have a doctorate degree (D.M.A. or Ph.D.) with a specialization in Music Theory with piano desired. Commitment in preparing students for a collaborative career in music is desirable.



Qualifications:

Successful candidates must have a doctorate degree (D.M.A. or Ph.D.) with a specialization in Music Theory with piano desired. Commitment in preparing students for a collaborative career in music is desirable.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Responsibilities include a full-time teaching load and departmental service including an Applied Instrument studio, teaching pedagogical classes in primary area, and teaching all lower and upper level theory courses. Other departmental duties include service on various departmental committees and University committees. Applicants should possess evidence of teaching excellence and an active scholarly agenda.

Salary Range: Salary will be commensurate with applicant's credentials and qualifications.

Items to Send:

Attach online only a letter of application (addressed to Dr. Marcus Ballard, Search Committee Chair), a recent CD and/or DVD recording of representative repertoire (indicating dates of performance), statement of teaching philosophy, curriculum vitae, and a separate document containing the names, titles, mailing addresses, telephone numbers, and email addresses for all three individuals providing letters of recommendation. Letters of recommendation must speak to the applicant's academic training and suitability for this position; teaching experiences; area of scholarship; and ability to work with undergraduate students from diverse racial and cultural backgrounds.

Review of applications will begin on January 7, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.

See original job posting and apply online at: https://jobs.xula.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp?postingId=138885

Deadline: open until filled

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Other Information:

Xavier University of Louisiana is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and women and U.S. racial and ethnic minorities are encouraged to apply. EOE/AA.

Founded in 1925 by Saint Katharine Drexel and the Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament, XULA is Catholic and historically Black. Located in New Orleans, the mission of the University is to contribute to the promotion of a more just and humane society by preparing its students to assume roles of leadership and service in a global society.

Date Listed: 11/14/2018


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