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Institution: Yale University: School of Music

Position: Assistant Professor Adjunct of Music Analysis and Musicianship

General Information:

Assistant Professor Adjunct of Music Analysis and Musicianship, beginning July 1, 2019 (earliest) with an initial appointment of three years, renewable with review during the penultimate year. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.


PhD in music theory or DMA with expertise in analysis, or equivalent at time of hire. Scholarly interests that complement existing faculty strengths. Exceptional skill in the classroom instruction of aspiring professional musicians. Demonstrable creativity and requisite performance fluency in the teaching of music analysis and aural skills.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Design and teach core courses in analysis and musicianship and advanced electives on music-analytic topics; maintain a professional profile that reflects the career of a distinguished scholar/teacher; contribute to all facets of the Analysis and Musicianship area and the School of Music, including committee service, student advising, and instruction and/or thesis review within the academic component of the Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA) program.

Salary Range: unspecified

Items to Send:

Applicant screenings will begin on March 12, 2019, and will continue until the position is filled. Full consideration will be given to applications received by April 10, 2019. Applications must include a letter of application, CV, a minimum of three reference letters from outside Yale, a sample of scholarly prose, and a statement of teaching philosophy oriented around instruction in analysis and musicianship for graduate-level musicians.

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Deadline: April 10, 2019


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Other Information:

THE SCHOOL: The Yale School of Music, a graduate professional school within Yale University, is a worldwide leader in educating the creative musicians and cultural leaders of tomorrow. It is the only school of music in the Ivy League and has 40% international enrollment. Degrees offered in music are: Master of Music, Master of Musical Arts, Doctor of Musical Arts, Artist Diploma, and Certificate in Performance. In addition, the School offers the 5-year BA/MM program for outstanding instrumentalists who are accepted to Yale College and also pass an audition at the School of Music.

THE UNIVERSITY: Since its founding in 1701, Yale has been dedicated to expanding and sharing knowledge, inspiring innovation, and preserving cultural and scientific information for future generations. Yale’s reach is both local and international. It partners with its hometown of New Haven, Connecticut to strengthen the city’s community and economy. And it engages with people and institutions across the globe in the quest to promote cultural understanding, improve the human condition, delve more deeply into the secrets of the universe, and train the next generation of world leaders.

Date Listed: 06/20/2019

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