WEBER STATE UNIVERSITY (WSU), OGDEN, UTAH Position: Assistant/Associate Professor of Music/Orchestra Director.
WEBER STATE UNIVERSITY (WSU), OGDEN, UTAH
Position: Assistant/Associate Professor of Music/Orchestra Director. Tenure-track. Responsibilities: This individual will serve as the Artistic Director and Conductor of the WSU Symphony Orchestra, teach conducting and will also oversee the University’s outstanding String Project Program. Additional responsibilities will include Applied Music, team teaching String Pedagogy and/or other areas of expertise and interest. The individual will be expected to successfully recruit and continue to support the growing string area. The position will include the normal duties of a full-time faculty member that include collaboration and committee membership as well as service to the department college and university. The successful candidate will be expected to teach at a superior level. Qualifications: (Minimum:) Doctoral degree in music required. ABD considered, but the degree must be completed within the first year of employment. Evidence of success in college-level orchestral conducting and classroom teaching. Seeking applicants with excellent oral, written, and interpersonal skills. Preference will be given to candidates with university and/or secondary teaching experience. Begin: July 1, 2013. Classes begin Aug. 26, 2013. Deadline: Review of applications is ongoing, and will continue until the position is filled; apply ASAP. Submit: To apply, complete the online faculty/staff data form at (http://jobs.weber.edu) and attach a cover letter, CV, statement of teaching philosophy and the names and contact information for at least five references. Finalists will be asked to provide additional materials such as video recordings of their conducting and teaching and other supporting material as well as an official terminal degree transcript, but are asked not to send these additional materials until requested by the search committee. Send to: Human Resources, ATTN: Georgene Ady by e-mail: <firstname.lastname@example.org>. WSU is an AA/EO employer. Additional information about WSU is available on the web-site: (http://www.weber.edu).