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Institution: Skidmore College

Position: Two full-time, one-year openings in Music Theory

General Information:

Skidmore College seeks to hire two music theorists full-time for the 2007-08 academic year. Rank: Visiting Assistant Professor


Ph.D. in music theory preferred. Successful experience in teaching basic undergraduate theory required.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

The primary responsibilities will be to teach undergraduate core theory courses for music majors. Additional teaching, depending on departmental need and the candidate’s qualifications, may include theory or literature courses designed for majors or general liberal arts students. It is important that the candidate appreciate the teaching of music within a liberal arts context.

Salary Range: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Items to Send:

Letter of application, Curriculum Vitae, and three letters of recommendation. Preferably, at least one letter should address undergraduate teaching.

Deadline: March 19, 2007


Prof. Thomas Denny
Chair, Music Department
Skidmore College
815 N. Broadway
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

For questions call 518-580-5320 (dept. office) or 518-580-5326 (chair).

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Other Information:

The search will remain open until filled.

Skidmore College is committed to being an inclusive campus community and, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices on the basis of gender, race or ethnicity, color, national origin, religion, age, disability, family or marital status, or sexual orientation.

Date Listed: 03/10/2007

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