Assistant Professor University of Cincinnati

Assistant Professor (213UC6433)
University of Cincinnati

  • Job Title
    Assistant Professor (213UC6433)
  • Department
    College-Conservatory of Music (CCM) — Ensembles and Conducting Division
  • Institution
    University of Cincinnati

    Cincinnati, OH

  • Application DeadlineOpen Until Filled
  • Position Start DateAug. 15, 2014
  • Job CategoriesAssociate/Assistant Director
    Assistant Professor
  • Academic FieldsMusic – General
    Music – Conducting

The College-Conservatory of Music at the University of Cincinnati, Ohio, is accepting applications for a tenure-track faculty position as Assistant Director of Wind Studies in the Ensembles and Conducting Division. Compensation will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

The Assistant Director serves as the Music Director of the CCM Wind Ensemble. Teaching responsibilities include, but are not limited, to graduate and undergraduate instrumental conducting, Survey of Wind Literature and Music Education courses that reflect the candidate’s experience and expertise.

The anticipated start date is August 15, 2014. To ensure fullest consideration, online applications should be submitted by November 15, 2013; however, applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

We are committed to increasing the diversity of the University community. Candidates who can contribute to that goal are encouraged to apply and to identify their strengths or experiences in this area.

The University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music (CCM), with over 1,400 students from 48 countries, is recognized both nationally and internationally as one of the leading conservatories of the performing and media arts. CCMoffers the benefit of a professional training conservatory within the setting of a comprehensive public and major research university of over 45,000 students.

The Ensembles and Conducting Division offers professional training programs in choral, orchestral and wind studies for conductors, leading to MM and DMA degrees and for commercial music leading to the BM degree and jazz musicians, leading to BM and MM degrees. The Division provides ensemble experiences and offers professional training in ensemble rehearsal, performance, musicianship, technique, style and repertoire. CCM’s student musicians acquire extensive experience performing the major ensemble literature of their discipline and gain rigorous training in performing as ensemble members, under the leadership of conductors. The Division of Music Education offers formal programs of study leading to the BM in Music Education and the MM in Music Education. Drawing upon widely varied institutional and community resources, these programs integrate the high quality of music training and experience available in a conservatory environment with a strong program of pedagogical preparation. Graduates of these programs enjoy a 100% placement rate, most often as school music teachers, community arts personnel, church musicians, faculty members at colleges and universities and students in advanced programs of study.

Position Qualification: A master’s degree is required; a doctoral degree is preferred. A proven track record of successful secondary and/or collegiate teaching.

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