Volume 10, Number 2, June 2004
Copyright 2004 Society for Music Theory

Employment Listings


American University

POSITION/RANK: Assistant Professor

INSTITUTION: American University

QUALIFICATIONS: The Department of Performing Arts in the College of Arts and Sciences at American University invites applications for a one-year temporary faculty position beginning fall semester 2004 at the rank of Assistant Professor. Masters degree in music required; Ph.D., DMA, or ABD preferred. Candidate may hold advance degrees in any music area, but must show success and ability to effectively teach majors, minors, and non-majors in music.

JOB DESCRIPTION/RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsibilities include: teaching undergraduate general education courses in music (courses in general music appreciation and opera appreciation), teaching in music theory area (including ear training courses and music fundamentals), other courses in the candidate's specialization, student advising, including mentoring women and minority students, and service to the department.

American University is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of School of Music. American University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff, and student body. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

SALARY RANGE: competitive

ITEMS TO SEND: Review of applications will begin immediately, and will continue until the position is filled. Please send letter of application addressing teaching qualifications, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation that speak to teaching skills, and two appropriate sample syllabi to: Music Search 2004, Department of Performing Arts, American University, 4400 Massachusetts Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20016-8053. Web site:

Music Search 2004
Department of Performing Arts
American University
4400 Massachusetts Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20016-8053
Phone: 202-885-3427
Fax: 202-885-1092

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University of Texas at Tyler

Music: Lecturer in Music Theory (one-year position). The University of Texas at Tyler is accepting applications for a full-time Lecturer in the Music Program. This is a non-tenure-track, one-year position. The appointment will be for the 2004-2005 academic year.

Responsibilities: undergraduate theory and aural techniques classes, upper division music theory, applied instruction in area of expertise (woodwind, brass, or percussion preferred). Knowledge of applicable music technology is expected.

Send cover letter, vita, sample syllabus, transcripts, and three letters of reference to:

Music Theory Search Committee, UT Tyler,
3900 University Boulevard,
Tyler Texas 75799.

UT Tyler is an EEO/AA employer.

Victoria L. Long

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Prepared by Stanley V. Kleppinger, editorial assistant
Updated 30 June 2004