Below is the list of current job postings in the field of music theory. 

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You may submit a new job posting using this form. Please contact Tahirih Motazedian with questions or updates.

Location Institution Position/Rank Preferred Deadline
Michigan, USA Michigan State University Assistant Professor of Music Theory, Tenure-Stream
New York, USA Columbia University, Department of Music Assistant Professor
New York, USA Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester Director of Equity and Inclusion, Eastman School
New York, USA Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester Assistant or Associate Professor
Connecticut, USA Yale University, Department of Music Assistant Professor
California, USA Occidental College Assistant Professor, Music Theory
Illinois, USA Northwestern University Assistant/Associate/Full Professor
Oregon, USA Reed College Assistant Professor
Washington DC, USA American University Full-time Faculty in Music Theory/Composition
Tennessee, USA East Tennessee State University Lecturer, Theory and Aural Skills
Massachusetts, USA Cape Cod Community College Instructor, Music Theory
Michigan, USA Mott Community College Music Instructor (part-time)
Virginia, USA Shenandoah University Adjunct Instructor of Music Theory
Oklahoma, USA University of Oklahoma one-year full-time non-tenure track position
Massachusetts, USA Massachusetts Institute of Technology Part-time lecturers
(Remote) Journal of Schenkerian Studies Editor or co-editors
Massachusetts, USA Berklee College of Music Chair of Ear Training