The Department of Music at Princeton University seeks candidates for a full-time tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning on September 1, 2020. We seek a scholar of music with specialization in theory, broadly defined. Strengths in vernacular and/or non-Western music will be an asset. Together with research and publication, the position requires a commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching and supervising, and to the performing arts. A completed Ph.D. is required. Application review begins on October 1, 2019. You may apply online at https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/13121 Please include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, including a publication list, and contact information for three references. Princeton is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community. This position is subject to the University's background check policy.
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