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Institution: Georgia State University

Position: Assistant Professor

General Information:

tenure track theory faculty position
Starting date: August 19, 2019


Essential qualifications: Ph.D. or equivalent (or ABD); demonstrable success in classroom teaching effectiveness at the collegiate level; and demonstrable research agenda in the field of Music Theory. Preferred qualifications: demonstrable keyboard proficiency; experience with recent music theory pedagogy and pedagogical materials (textbooks, etc.); and aural skills experience with movable Do solfeggio.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

GEORGIA STATE UNIVERSITY anticipates hiring a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Music Theory. Start date: August 19, 2019. The successful candidate can anticipate teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in Music Theory, engaging in research within the discipline, and participating in service at the school, college, and/or university levels.

Salary Range: $51,000 - $56,000

Items to Send:

Submit: 1) a letter of application addressing the essential and preferred qualifications as well as your teaching philosophy and your past and/or potential contributions to diversity and inclusion through teaching; 2) curriculum vitae; and 3) a minimum of three letters of recommendation. Send documents electronically to (preferred) or hard copies can be mailed.

Deadline: January 18, 2019


Ms. Julinda Norton
Faculty Searches
Georgia State University
School of Music
75 Poplar Street, 5th Floor
Atlanta, GA 30303-4097.

Other Information:

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Offer of employment contingent upon funding and background verification. Georgia State University is an AA/EEO employer.

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Date Listed: 12/19/2018

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