Asst Professor Trumpet, University of Wyoming

  • Deadline / Program Start: 12/01/2019
  • Organization: University of Wyoming Department of Music
  • Organization Type: College/University
  • Career Type: Teaching Artist, Educator
  • Location: Laramie, WY
  • Primary Discipline: Music
  • Recurring: No
  • URL: Link

Asst Professor – Trumpet – (19004616)
Description

JOB PURPOSE:

Teacher/Artist of Trumpet to begin August 18, 2020

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Teach studio trumpet, recruit and maintain a high-quality trumpet studio, coach ensembles, perform as a soloist and in faculty ensembles, participate in outreach activities, and serve as liaison with regional music educators. Teach classes in areas of expertise. Work cooperatively with colleagues and students. Establish a reputation for high quality performance in the region, nationally, and internationally. Assume normal professional duties, such as creative activity, service, and student advising. Contribute to the intellectual and cultural life of the University.

Qualifications

Assistant professors shall normally hold the terminal qualification in their discipline (e.g., Ph.D., Ed.D., MFA, etc.), and shall have demonstrated ability, through appropriate experience, to perform the functions of the position they are to hold.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Doctorate Required. Applicant must be an outstanding performer in a variety of musical settings including classical and jazz.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Preference will be given to candidates who have successful college teaching experience and who have a proven track record in recruiting students and working with public schools. Strong consideration will be given to candidates who have jazz experience and who could teach courses such as jazz techniques, jazz ensemble, music technology, brass methods, or others.

REQUIRED MATERIALS:

Complete the online application and upload the following for a complete application: letter of application that specifically addresses the above duties, your qualifications, and current creative activities; a resume or C.V.; academic transcripts; recordings of recent, live, and unedited performances; and contact information for five work-related references.

In addition, the previous materials as well as three current letters of recommendation must be sent to Ben Markley, Chair Trumpet Search, at bmarkley@uwyo.edu.

Application Deadline: Screening of completed applications will begin December 1, 2019, and will remain open until filled.

HIRING STATEMENT:

UW is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer. We are committed to a multicultural environment and strongly encourage applications from women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities.

In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation to apply for a position, please call 307-766-2237 or email jobapps@uwyo.edu.

Primary Location: US-WY-Laramie
Job: Academic
Unposting Date: Ongoing