The University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music, a comprehensive college for the performing and media arts, seeks an experienced teacher/performing artist for a tenure-track and/or Educator (non-tenured) faculty appointment in violin, to begin Fall Semester 2020. CCM’s String Department is a highly collaborative, multidimensional area of the Performance Studies Division offering the BM, MM, AD and DMA degree programs. During CCM’s illustrious 150-year history, its string faculty has included Eugène Ysaÿe, the LaSalle Quartet and Dorothy Delay. Its graduates are currently teaching at major conservatories and performing in major orchestras worldwide from Berlin to Beijing.
: Violin Teacher in Residence. Responsibilities include teaching violin students on all collegiate levels (BM, MM, AD, and DMA), recruiting and maintaining a high-quality studio, and teaching studio-related classes as needed. Additional duties will include advising doctoral documents and projects, lecture-recitals, and coaching chamber music. A strong interest in and experience with community engagement, music entrepreneurship, music leadership, and/or other nontraditional career models is desirable. The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to the discipline through engagement in significant professional activities including maintaining regional, national and international visibility in solo/chamber music/orchestral performance, external masterclasses, services to the college/university/community, academic advising and mentoring students.
: Masters Degree in music or equivalent training required. DMA or equivalent degree preferred. Comparable professional experience will be considered in lieu of a terminal degree; significant international professional performance experience preferred; college teaching experience at the highest level of excellence at the graduate and/or professional level with a proven record of student successes; demonstrated commitment to pedagogy and recruitment.
Terms of Appointment
: Full-Time tenure-track at the rank of Assistant Professor or Non-Tenured Educator. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Appointment Date: August 15, 2021.
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. Review of applications began January 21, 2020, but applications have been accepted beginning January 4th, 2021 and continue until the position is filled. Due to the current constrictions resulting from COVID-19, it is anticipated that the entire search will be conducted in a remote format, and mostly online.
Applicants should submit a letter of application, a current CV, and a summary page with indicators of teaching effectiveness and professional experience, contact information for three professional references, and links to audio/video of current performances and teaching examples. We will not accept CDs or other forms of non-electronic media.
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