Princeton University, Department of Music



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.

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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.


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