Lecturer Instructor, Clarinet

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Lecturer Instructor, Clarinet
Department Music - 21500
Pay Grade 1
Job Category Faculty
Job Summary

The East Tennessee State University Department of Music is looking for an outstanding clarinet teacher and performer. The successful candidate will teach a variety of courses for the undergraduate clarinet area, including applied clarinet, clarinet studio class, woodwind literature, woodwind pedagogy, and other classes according to departmental need and recruit and retain qualified clarinet students. Develop relationships with area music professionals like band directors, orchestral directors, clarinet teachers, and more. Membership in the faculty woodwind ensemble is also expected.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

The successful candidate must demonstrate professional skills in playing clarinet, strong teaching and recruiting skills, and have knowledge of woodwind literature and current pedagogical trends. He/she must have the aptitude to collaborate with music faculty and guest artists and connect with area teachers to build positive relations within the community.

Required Qualifications

Master’s Degree Required, DMA preferred. Distinction in artistic accomplishment in orchestral, jazz/modern, collaborative, and solo performance is highly desirable.

Preferred Qualifications

Collegiate teaching experience is preferred. The successful candidate may be required to teach other classes dependent upon the needs of the department and their qualifications and interest. The ability to teach in our Pre-College program is also desirable.

Salary Commensurate to candidate's experience.

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number F00088P
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 09/29/2017
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. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Teaching Philosophy
Optional Documents
  1. Media File
  2. Certifications
  3. Evidence of Teaching Excellence