Assistant Professor of Music Theory
The Stony Brook Department of Music seeks a scholar with a specialization in music theory. Preference will be given to candidates with expertise in theories of tonal music, including the history of music theory. Candidates should hold a Ph.D, or have advanced ABD status, and should be well-versed in both historical and theoretical domains. We look for demonstrated achievement in or potential for scholarly productivity, and a record of successful teaching experience. Responsibilities will include undergraduate and graduate instruction, supervision of student research and writing, advising, and departmental and university service.
This is a tenure-track position as Assistant Professor (if holding a doctorate). Starting date: late August 2016. Salary according to qualifications.
Application deadline: review of files begins 15 November 2015, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Applicants should complete the Academic Jobs Online application at http://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/6476 . Electronic submission of materials is preferred. Alternatively, applicants may submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, at least three current letters of reference (or reference dossier), and a statement of teaching interests and philosophy to: Chair, Music Theory Search, Department of Music, Staller Center, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794-5475.
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