Part-Time Lecturer - Music Theory & Composition

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Job location: Coral Gables, FL

Employment Type: Part-time
Posted data: 2019-07-17
Req: R100033664
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Part-Time Lecturer, Music Theory and Composition

The University of Miami Frost School of Music is accepting applications for a Part-Time Lecturer for the Music Theory and Composition department.  The salary is competitive. The successful candidate will have a strong background in theory and ear training. 

Principal duties include teaching courses in Music Theory as needed. 

 Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Required qualifications:  Advanced degree in music.  Preference given to candidates with doctoral degrees in Composition.

Desired qualifications: Experience teaching as graduate students in the Frost School of Music Experiential Music Curriculum.



The University of Miami is a private, independent, comprehensive university with an enrollment of approximately 15, 650 students from all fifty states and over 114 countries.  The main campus is located in Coral Gables, a residential suburb of Miami.  The Frost School of Music has an enrollment of approximately 750 majors in 31 programs leading toward B.A., B.S., M.M., M.S., D.M.A., and Ph.D. degrees. These programs are served by approximately 71 full-time and 45 part-time faculty members, and over 130 graduate teaching assistants.

The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females, Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply.  Applicants and employees are protected are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. 

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Job No:
Posted: 7/19/2019
Application Due: 4/17/2021
Work Type: Full Time