The UNT College of Music is the largest public university music program and one of the most respected comprehensive music schools in the United States. It offers fully accredited degrees from the bachelor to doctoral levels and is home to the world’s first jazz studies degree program. Faculty include internationally acclaimed artists and scholars in composition, conducting, ethnomusicology, music education, music entrepreneurship, music history, music theory and performance. The college presents more than 1,100 concerts and recitals annually. UNT music alumni can be found around the globe in impressive, award-winning careers across a wide-range of music professions. For more information about the UNT College of Music, please see https://music.unt.edu/.
Teach undergraduate and graduate studio bassoon lessons and studio class. Supervise graduate degree requirements including supervision of dissertation documents. Recruit highly qualified students. Participate fully in academic and professional activities including service assignments. Other duties may include, but are not limited to, coaching chamber music and teaching bassoon literature classes.
Demonstrated excellence as a bassoon teacher and currently active performer. Proven record of attracting, developing, and retaining outstanding students. Demonstrated success in teaching at the college/university level. Master’s degree required.
Earned doctorate preferred. Extensive experience as a soloist, chamber musician, and orchestral musician strongly preferred.
The University of North Texas identifies as creative, caring, and resilient. The College of Music supports this identity by nurturing a culture that is collegial, collaborative, kind, honest, and supportive. These qualities of character are strongly preferred among our faculty. These are complement by the highest standards of academic and musical professionalism.