Assistant Professor, Theory - The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa Alabama

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The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Alabama


United States
(0809701)

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Detailed Job Description

Applicants should be conversant with the full range of contemporary music theory and be able to teach a broad variety of courses at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. The successful candidate also will maintain an active program of research and publication and will participate in departmental committees as needed.


The School of Music at the University of Alabama invites applications for a tenure-track position in music theory at the rank of Assistant Professor. The search committee seeks accomplished candidates who are developing national and international reputations as music theorists as demonstrated by conference presentations and publications. A Ph.D. in music theory and college-level teaching experience are required. ABDs will be considered if the degree is completed by the start date.

Applicants should be conversant with the full range of contemporary music theory and be able to teach a broad variety of courses at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. The successful candidate also will maintain an active program of research and publication and will participate in departmental committees as needed.

To apply for this position, please complete an online application at facultyjobs.ua.edu, upload a cover letter of application and a curriculum vitae, and send at least three letters of recommendation to the mailing address below. Only applicants who complete the online application will be considered for the position. The University of Alabama is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and actively seeks diversity among its employees. Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) will be required to successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation.

The committee will begin reviewing applications on October 23 and will continue until the position is filled.

Chair, Music Theory Search Committee
The University of Alabama School of Music
Box 870366
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487



Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation. A prior conviction reported as a result of the background investigation DOES NOT automatically disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. A candidate with a prior conviction will receive an individualized review of the prior conviction before a hiring decision is made. EOE/AA

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status.

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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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