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

Newest posts appear at the top of the table by default; click any column heading to sort by other criteria. (Note: Cities are not listed in the Location column to allow postings to be sorted by state.)

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Location Institution Sort descending Position/Rank Preferred Deadline
Minnesota, USA American Composers Forum Artist Support Associate
Tennessee, USA Belmont University Assistant Professor, Music Theory
New York, USA Cornell University Assistant Professor
New York, USA Eastman School of Music - University of Rochester Assistant/Associate Professor of Music Composition
New York, USA Eastman School of Music - University of Rochester Assistant/Associate Professor of Music Theory
Washington DC, USA Georgetown University Assistant Professor
Karachi, Pakistan Habib University Assistant Professor
Indiana, USA Indiana University Northwest Adjunct Professor- Music
Texas, USA Kilgore College Music Recruiter
New York, USA Manhattan College Assistant Professor of Music/Sound Studies
Michigan, USA Michigan State University Assistant Professor of Music Theory, fixed-term (renewable without limit)
Massachusetts, USA MIT Assistant Professor in Music
Florida USA Nova Southeastern University Assistant Professor
Ohio, USA Oberlin College Assistant Professor - TWO positions
Oklahoma, USA The University of Oklahoma Assistant Professor (tenure track)
British Columbia, Canada University of British Columbia Assistant Professor (tenure-track)
California, USA University of California, Berkeley Lecturer
Texas, USA University of Houston Assistant Professor of Music Theory
North Carolina, USA University of North Carolina Wilmington Assistant Professor of Music Theory/Composition
Indiana, USA University of Notre Dame Assistant Professor of Ethnomusicology (tenure track)
Indiana, USA University of Notre Dame Postdoctoral Fellow
Wisconsin, USA University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Assistant Professor of Music Theory
Massachusetts, USA Wellesley College Assistant Professor of Music Theory and Composition
Connecticut, USA Yale University Assistant Professor of Music Theory