Faculty - Lecturer - Non Tenure Track (Full-time) - Jazz and Contemporary Performance
: Faculty - Non Tenure Track (FT)
The Music Department is looking for a one-year lecturer to teach jazz orchestra, jazz combos, jazz/rock theory, jazz improvisation, and other courses assigned by the department. Also assist with commercial music area duties, including auditions and recruiting.
Graduation from an accredited institution with a masters degree or an A.D. (Artist Diploma) in a related performance field required.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
- Knowledge of the principles and methodology of contemporary performance and improvisation in a variety of genres.
- Proven skills as an accomplished teacher and performer.
- Skills in recruiting, and placing students.
- Ability to develop curriculum and teach assigned courses.
- Ability to engage students in learning and performing opportunities on campus and in the community.
- Ability to communicate (written and oral) with a wide variety of students, faculty and others.
Graduation from an accredited institution with a doctorate in jazz performance. Experience teaching jazz performance in higher education.
Work is normally performed in a typical classroom/office work environment.
UVU offers an excellent benefits package which includes a generous leave policy, 12 paid holidays, affordable medical and dental insurance options, life and AD&D insurance, tuition waiver (undergraduate resident) for employee and dependents and substantial employer contribution to a retirement plan.
$45,000 - $47,500
FAC49718 School of the Arts Faculty
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Special Instructions to Applicant:
Please list a minimum of three references. References may be contacted at some point during the screening and selection process for a letter of recommendation. Upload a document with links to performance videos of applicant, rehearsals/performances of ensemble(s) directed by applicant, supplementary materials which may include audio recordings, musical arrangements, syllabi, programs, personal web site, etc.
To apply, visit: https://www.uvu.jobs/postings/13761
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