Music Theory and Cognition
Northwestern University’s Bienen School of Music requests applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor of Music Theory and Cognition. Full-time, non-tenure eligible. Position begins September 1, 2021.
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).
- 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
- Expertise in 19th- and/or 20th-century repertoires.
Application Deadline: Open until filled; review of applications will begin Friday, March 12, 2021.
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, firstname.lastname@example.org
Please address inquiries to Dr. Richard Ashley, Music Studies, Bienen School of Music, email@example.com
Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. Members of historically underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.