TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY (TTU), LUBBOCK Position: Director of Orchestral Studies.
TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY (TTU), LUBBOCK
Position: Director of Orchestral Studies. Responsibilities: Coordinate and guide all aspects of the orchestral program. Conduct the University Symphony Orchestra; lead the graduate orchestral conducting program (including Doctoral and Master’s programs); maintain a positive national and international profile; assist in the recruitment of undergraduate and graduate music majors, as well as graduate orchestral conducting majors; maintain creative/scholarly and service contributions appropriate for assignment. Qualifications: Substantial conducting and teaching experience at the university level; evidence of outstanding musicianship and conducting skills; demonstrated experience in leading a comprehensive collegiate orchestral program. Master’s degree in conducting, doctorate preferred, or equivalent professional experience required. Begin: Fall, 2014. Deadline: Position is open until filled. A completed file should be received by Jan. 10, 2014, but screening will continue until the position is filled. NOTE: Rank, tenure, and salary are commensurate with experience. Submit: The application procedure is a two-step procedure. Applications are to be completed online at (http://jobs.texastech.edu). Refer to job posting and requisition number 89914. The quick link for this job posting is (http://jobs.texastech.edu/postings/58281). (1) Attach the following materials to your online application: (a) letter of application; (b) curriculum vita. If you are having trouble with the online application, contact TTU at 806-742-3851. (2) Please send the following items electronically to Dianne Caspell by e-mail: <email@example.com> or to the following physical address: Dianne Caspell; School; Texas Tech University; Box 42033; Lubbock, TX 79409-2033. (a) three current letters of recommendation (or a placement file), (b) a minimum of three additional reference names with telephone and e-mail contact information, (c) live audio and video recordings representative of recent rehearsal and performance. Audio/Video recordings may be submitted via private YouTube channel or Vimeo. Additional materials may be requested at a future date. Please limit materials to those requested. For inquiries, contact by phone: 806-834-3817; or by e-mail to Ms Caspell at the previously reference e-mail address. As an AA/EO Employer, TTU is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. Applications are actively encouraged from all those who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community at TTU. The university welcomes applications from minorities, women, veterans, persons with disabilities, and dual-career couples.