Director of Orchestral Studies Institution: University of Alabama
- Employment Level:
- Non tenure track
- Employment Status:
- Not specified
Director of Orchestral Studies. The School of Music at the University of Alabama invites applications for a full-time temporary instructor. This position is a non-tenure earning, 1-year non-renewable appointment.
The successful candidate will be expected to manage all aspects relative to the Huxford (University) Symphony Orchestra, including but not limited to: scheduling, auditions, repertoire selection, rehearsals, and concerts. Additional teaching duties as required to fill load (specific to qualifications and abilities).
Appropriate terminal degrees in the field are required. Master’s degree with professional experience minimum. Documented experience as a resident conductor of professional level and academically related ensembles is required. The successful candidate will demonstrate a wide spectrum of success in the discipline of music.
To apply for this position, please visit the University of Alabama web-site at http://facultyjobs.ua.edu/. The University of Alabama is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and actively seeks diversity among its employees. Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) will be required to successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation.
Review of applications will begin as they arrive and continue until position is filled. In order to ensure full consideration, please apply no later than April 12, 2013. Earlier submission of materials is strongly encouraged. Applications should include a letter of application; complete curriculum vitae; three letters of recommendation, and recorded (audio and/or video) samples.
Applicants should send letters of recommendation and all samples and supporting materials to:
Chair, Orchestral Director Search Committee
The University of Alabama
School of Music
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0366
August 16, 2013