Job Description Summary
Lecturer, full-time, non-tenure-track. Salary commensurate with experience
Primary responsibilities: recruit, retain, and teach tuba and euphonium to music majors; communicate with music programs in the state and region. Additional assignments include courses related to music theory, composition, technology, history, and/or music appreciation, dependent on Departmental needs.
Master’s degree in low brass performance at the time of appointment and professional level of artistry as a performer is required. Doctorate is desired; ABD will be considered.
Excellent communication skills required.
The successful candidate must meet eligibility requirements for work in the United States at the time the appointment is scheduled to begin and continue working legally for the term of employment.
Professional performance experience in solo, chamber, wind, and orchestral ensembles; successful experience recruiting and retaining talented students at the university level; experience teaching tuba/euphonium repertoire and pedagogy
Special Instructions to Applicants
Auburn is one of the nation’s premier land, sea, and space grant institutions. In U.S. News and World Report, it has been ranked in the top 50 public universities for the last 23 consecutive years. The institution is both highly research-active and committed to maintaining teaching excellence, offering bachelor, master, educational specialist and doctoral degrees. Its fall of 2015 enrollment of 27,287 students includes 21,786 undergraduates and 4,398 graduate students, and 1,103 professional-doctoral students. There are 1216 full time instructional faculty members distributed across nine colleges and three schools with degrees offered in 200 academic programs. Auburn University is nationally recognized for its commitment to academic excellence, positive work environment, exciting student life, and the beauty of its campus. It is geographically located in a moderate climate with easy access to both beach and mountain recreational facilities and is situated along the rapidly developing I-85 corridor between Atlanta, Georgia and Montgomery, Alabama.
Candidates should upload the following materials: letter of interest, curriculum vitae, transcripts of undergraduate and graduate work (unofficial transcripts are acceptable), and contact information for three (up to five) references (email addresses, as well as telephone numbers) at: https://www.auemployment.com/postings/30059.
In the letter of interest, candidates must include a link to 30 minutes of video from recent live performances that reflect artistry and stylistic range.
Questions? Please contact Dr. Richard Good, Chair, Tuba/Euphonium Search Committee firstname.lastname@example.org or 334-844-4166
Review of applications will begin June 27, 2022 and continue until position is filled.
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