LOCATION
Illinois, USA
INSTITUTION
Northwestern University
POSITION/RANK
Visiting Assistant Professor
GENERAL INFO

Northwestern University’s Bienen School of Music requests applications for a One-Year Visiting Assistant Professor of Music Theory and Cognition. Full-Time, NonTenure-Eligible.

Position begins September 1, 2021.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Teaching, research, and service activities consistent with those of a large school of music within a research university. Teach upper level undergraduate- and graduate-level courses in music theory as well as other courses and seminars in the applicant’s area(s) of expertise and scholarly interest(s).

QUALIFICATIONS

Required
• Doctoral degree in Music Theory.
• Record of research activity through publications and/or national/international presentations.
• Experience and demonstrated effectiveness in teaching music theory at the university level.

Preferred
• Expertise in 19th- and/or 20th-century repertoires.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Application Materials: Apply via email with letter of application, curriculum vitae, and names and contact information of three individuals qualified to serve as references.

Send to: Morris Phibbs, Executive Assistant to the Dean, Bienen School of Music; morris.phibbs@northwestern.edu

PREFERRED APPLICATION DEADLINE
OPEN UNTIL FILLED
Yes
CONTACT FOR INQUIRIES

Please address inquiries to Dr. Richard D. Ashley, Music Studies, Bienen School of Music, r-ashley@northwestern.edu

OTHER INFORMATION

Visit www.music.northwestern.edu for information regarding the Northwestern University Bienen School of Music. Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. Members of historically underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.