Assistant Professor of Music – Bassoon
Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music
University of Memphis
NOTICE OF FACULTY VACANCY
Assistant Professor of Music – Bassoon: This is a nine-month tenure–track position in the Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music beginning August, 2016. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience.
Teaching duties may include undergraduate and graduate applied bassoon, chamber music, and other classes as determined by the School of Music. Performance as part of the resident Faculty Woodwind Quintet is required. Other expectations include building relationships with area school music educators and actively recruiting students for the wind program. Applicants with additional areas of expertise and interest are encouraged to apply.
The University of Memphis is a comprehensive metropolitan research university located in Memphis, Tennessee, one of the most musically active communities in the Mid-South. Enrollment is approximately 21,000 students.
The School of Music:
The Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music is fully accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music and has a full-time faculty of 43 with approximately 425 music majors. Degree programs include: Bachelor of Music in performance, music history, composition, music education, music business, recording technology, jazz and studio music performance, jazz and studio music composition/arranging and commercial music; Master of Music in performance, musicology, Orff-Schulwerk, music education, pedagogy, jazz and studio music, composition and conducting; Doctor of Philosophy in musicology and music education; Doctor of Musical Arts in performance, composition, and conducting. A graduate certificate, the Artist Diploma in Music, is also offered.
The School of Music is housed in the College of Communication and Fine Arts. www.memphis.edu/music
Go to: workforum.memphis.edu to submit an application. Items required at time of application include a cover letter, curriculum vitae and a list of three (3) references with contact information to include address, telephone number and e-mail address.
For information regarding this position, contact:
Dr. Michelle Vigneau, Chair
Assistant Professor of Bassoon Search Committee
Review of applications will begin immediately and may continue until the position is filled.
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