Posted: May 9, 2013
Music Faculty-Jazz/Low Brass
The Music Department at the University of Mary in Bismarck, ND, seeks a dynamic individual to direct the University jazz ensemble and teach applied music, low brass. This full-time professor position begins August 2013. Salary and rank are commensurate with education and experience. Comprehensive benefits package included. Successful candidates will
1. demonstrate the ability to participate in departmental activities including recruiting, planning, curriculum and program development;
2. contribute to the department as a positive team player; contribute to the artistic/creative community; participate in departmental and university committees; and
3. demonstrate a willingness to support the Christian, Catholic, Benedictine mission of the University of Mary.
4. have opportunities to teach a semester in Rome or in our Catholic Studies program.
Preference will be given to candidates with a Doctoral degree (including ABD) in trombone (performance and pedagogy) and jazz studies though consideration will be given to candidates with a Masters degree.
To apply, please submit (1) cover letter describing your qualifications and experience as they relate to the specific requirements and responsibilities of this position; (2) curriculum vitae; (3) copy of transcripts from all institutions of higher ed (official transcripts will be required upon hire); (4) names, phone numbers and e-mail addresses of three professional references; (5) high quality audio or video recording of performances(s) or links to recordings; (6) any other materials as evidence of excellence in teaching or scholarship. Questions about this position can be addressed to Dr. Tom Porter, Chair, Department of Music, at 701-355-8137 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Complete applications must be received by May 24, 2013 for priority consideration. AA/EOE. Review of complete applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Email applications to email@example.com. Please attach each item above as a separate document. Mail to Dr. David Fleischacker, University of Mary 7500, University Drive, Bismarck, ND 58504.