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Institution: Oakland University

Position: Assistant Professor

General Information:

Oakland University invites applicants for the full-time, tenure track position of Assistant Professor of Music Theory, beginning August 15, 2007.


PhD in Music Theory required, ABD considered. The candidate must possess strong teaching skills, with successful teaching at the college level preferred. Record of and/or potential for development in research and scholarship.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Primary duties: Teach undergraduate and graduate theory courses and coordinate the department theory program. A secondary teaching area in American Music, Gender Studies, Music Technology, Popular Music is strongly desired.

Salary Range: unspecified

Items to Send:

Application materials should include: 1). Letter of application, 2). Recent writing sample (published article, paper, or dissertation chapter), 3). Statement of teaching philosophy/teaching portfolio, 4). Transcripts (unofficial acceptable), 5). Three recent letters of recommendation.

Deadline: February 1, 2007


Please send all materials to: Dr. Michael Mitchell, Chair, Theory Search Committee, Department of Music, Theatre, and Dance; Oakland University; Rochester, MI 48309-4401.

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Date Listed: 11/29/2006

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