BALL STATE UNIVERSITY (BSU), MUNCIE, INDIANA Position: Director of Orchestras
BALL STATE UNIVERSITY (BSU), MUNCIE, INDIANA
Position: Director of Orchestras. Tenure-track. Responsibilities: Conduct and provide artistic direction for the Ball State Symphony Orchestra and Chamber Orchestra; teach graduate and undergraduate conducting. Through a separate contract, the successful candidate may also be offered the position of conductor and artistic director of the Muncie Symphony Orchestra. Qualifications: (Minimum :) Completed master’s degree in music or an artist diploma and a documented history of professional activity as an orchestral conductor. (Preferred :) Completed doctoral degree; demonstrated ability to recruit and retain quality students on the collegiate level; exceptional performance/scholarly background; substantial experience in conducting with high-level ensembles; performing ability on an orchestral instrument (or piano/organ). Rank: Assistant or Associate Professor of Music Performance. Begin: Aug. 16, 2013. Deadline: Review is on-going; position is open until filled. Submit: Cover letter, curriculum vitae, 20-30 minute conducting DVD (rehearsal and performance), three current reference letters, and a certified transcript copy of the highest degree earned. Other supporting materials may be included with the application; all materials will be retained. Send to: Chair, Director of Orchestra Search Committee, School of Music, Ball State University, Muncie, IN 47306. Visit the web-site: (http://www.bsu.edu/music). Inquiries: Send to Dr. John W. Scheib by e-mail: <firstname.lastname@example.org>. BSU is an EO/AA Employer and is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community.