Assistant Professor, Percussion

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Assistant Professor, Percussion
Department Music - 21500
Pay Grade 1
Job Category Faculty
Job Summary

The Department of Music at East Tennessee State University seeks an outstanding percussion educator and scholar to head its percussion area. Primary teaching responsibilities include: applied lessons, percussion ensemble, percussion literature, percussion pedagogy, and percussion methods. Additional responsibilities will include administration and recruiting for the ETSU Percussion Studio and may include additional chamber percussion ensembles. The chosen candidate will be expected to develop ongoing professional activity as a performer.

The candidate will be expected to cultivate positive alumni and community relationships, work effectively with faculty colleagues, serve as an academic advisor, participate in department and university committee work, and perform other departmental duties as assigned by the chair.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Required Qualifications

DMA in Percussion Performance or equivalent required (ABD considered), as well as collegiate-level teaching experience. The applicant must demonstrate excellence as a teacher of percussion and have a proven record of scholarship/creative activity.

Preferred Qualifications
Salary Commensurate to candidate's experience.

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number F00079P
Is this position subject to a criminal background check? No
Is any part of the funding for this posting coming from a grant or outside funding source? No
Open Date 09/19/2017
Close Date 12/01/2017
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions to Applicants

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Teaching Philosophy
Optional Documents
  1. Media File
  2. Evidence of Teaching Excellence