Posted: Tuesday, October 3, 2017 8:53 PM
The School ofMusic at the University of Alabama invites applications for a tenure-trackposition in music theory at the rank of Assistant Professor. Thesearchcommittee seeks accomplished candidates who are developing national and internationalreputations as music theorists as demonstrated by conferencepresentations andpublications. A Ph.D. in music theory and college-level teachingexperience are required. ABDs will be considered if the degree iscompleted by the start date of August 16, 2018. 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 of August 16, 2018. 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 16, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. Amir Zaheri, Chair, Music Theory Search Committee The University of Alabama School of Music Box 870366 Tuscaloosa, AL 35487 Additional Position Information The University of Alabama, founded in 1831, is the flagship campus of the three-campus system. It is located in Tuscaloosa, a city of 100,000 that was named an All-American City by the National Civic League. The School of Music is part of the College of Arts and Sciences and serves approximately 400 music majors and numerous non-majors across the university. The School offers Bachelor of Music degrees in Performance, Music Therapy, and Theory/Composition, the Bachelor of Science degree in both instrumental and vocal/choral Music Education, and the Bachelor of Arts degree in both General Music and Music Administration. Additionally, the School offers the Master of Music degree in Performance, Composition and Musicology. And it is the only institution in the state to offer the Doctor of Musical Arts degree, doing so in Performance (including Conducting) and Composition. It currently employs 38 tenured or tenure-track faculty and 22 part-time faculty. Additional information about the School of Music may be found at 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.
• Location: Tuscaloosa
• Post ID: 25116657 tuscaloosa