JOB: Music Theory, Penn State University
- NOTICE OF FACULTY VACANCYPOSITION: The Pennsylvania State University School of Music is seeking to fill a position in music theory. The theory faculty in the School of Music work collaboratively within a program of music history, theory, composition, and technology. The School offers an M.A. in music theory, and M.A. in musicology, an integrative M.A. in music theory and history, an M.M. in composition and theory, a full complement of baccalaureate degrees, and a Ph.D. in music education. Please visit our Web site for more information about our programs: www.music.psu.edu .
RANK: Assistant Professor, tenure track.
DUTIES: Teach theory, analysis, and musicianship courses for undergraduate music majors; teach graduate theory courses; direct graduate seminars on special topics in music theory; supervise undergraduate and graduate student research; maintain high level of professional activity, including scholarly publication. Serve as academic advisor to music majors. Participate in activities of the School as assigned.
QUALIFICATIONS: Earned doctorate in music theory (ABD considered). Evidence of successful teaching of theory at the university level and evidence of scholarly productivity required.
STARTING DATE: Fall semester, 2005
APPLICATION: Screening of applications will begin on January 31, 2005, and will continue until the position is filled. A formal letter of application stating research and teaching interests, curriculum vitae, and at least three current letters of reference should be sent to:
Richard Kennedy, Interim Director
School of Music
The Pennsylvania State University
233 Music Building I, Box A
University Park, PA 16802-1901Penn State is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity
and the diversity of its workforce.