Visiting Assistant Professor of Music - College of Wooster in Wooster Ohio

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College of Wooster

Wooster, Ohio 44691

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Visiting Assistant Professor in Music Theory beginning in August 2014; one-year appointment with possibility of renewal.
The successful candidate should be able to teach undergraduate written theory and aural skills at all levels.  Some teaching in a secondary area, or in other theory courses outside the undergraduate core (e.g., counterpoint, orchestration, form and analysis, fundamentals), might also be possible, depending upon departmental needs and the candidate’s areas of expertise.  Strong keyboard and aural skills are essential.  Prior college-level teaching experience is strongly preferred, as is a doctorate or ABD in Theory and/or Composition by job start date.

Please send letter of application, curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to Nancy Ditmer, Chair, Department of Music; materials may be sent electronically to, or by mail to Scheide Music Center, The College of Wooster, 525 E. University Avenue, Wooster, OH  44691-2363. Applications should be submitted by April 14, 2014, for full consideration.  Additional materials (such as teaching videos) may be requested at a later date from semifinalists for the position.

Keyword Phrases

  • Music
  • Music Theory
  • Aural Skills
  • counterpoint
  • orchestration
  • fundamentals
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Visiting / Adjunct
Salary: Competitive
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
Best if Apply By 4/14/2014