Lecturer, Chamber Orchesta & Instructor of Conducting University of California Santa Barbara – Santa Barbara, CA Part-time

Lecturer, Chamber Orchesta & Instructor of Conducting
University of California Santa Barbara  – Santa Barbara, CA
Part-time
The Department of Music seeks to appoint a chamber orchestra conductor for a part-time, non-tenure track lecturer position at The University of California, Santa Barbara during the 2016-17 academic year. Appointments will vary from 10% to 100% time, depending on workload assignments, and will range from one quarter to one year, with the possibility of reappointment, depending on performance (evaluated by annual reviews) and departmental needs. Instructional duties will include conducting chamber orchestra and teaching a conducting class. The Department is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research, teaching and service. Applicants must meet the following qualifications:

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:
• The applicant must hold a minimum of a graduate degree or equivalent professional experience
• The applicant must have one year of teaching experience at the university level
• The applicant must have significant record of professional performances

ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:
• The applicant must possess a background that includes significant knowledge of chamber orchestral repertoire, including literature involving winds
• The applicant is expected to have excellent interpersonal and organizational skills

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
• The applicant should be able to work with faculty to realize goals established by the department

To receive full consideration for this position, all application materials, including letters of reference, must be received by August 1, 2016. Thereafter, position is open until filled.

CANDIDATES ARE REQUIRED TO SUBMIT THE FOLLOWING:
• Cover letter – required in PDF format only
• Updated Curriculum vitae – required in PDF format only
• Two letters of reference – required
• Sample video recordings of conducting works (maximum of 10 minutes) not to exceed 10MB of recent performances (including a PDF file with a list of dates performed) – required)

HOW TO SUBMIT SAMPLE VIDEO RECORDINGS: Provide URL links (e.g., YouTube, Spotify, personal website) in the same PDF document that lists your performances).

SELECTION PROCESS: Committee will conduct reference checks by telephone.

HOW TO APPLY

  • Go to: https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/apply
  • Locate recruitment position Job # JPF00776
  • Click the view/apply to this recruitment link
  • Create applicant ID (username and password)
  • Provide requested information to complete application submission

The strengths and renown of our department and faculty can be found on our website: http://www.music.ucsb.edu/ .

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Location Santa Barbara, CA
Learn More More information about this recruitment: http://www.music.ucsb.edu/
Requirements Documents

  • Curriculum Vitae – Your most recently updated C.V.
  • Cover Letter
  • Misc / Additional – • Sample video recordings of conducting works (maximum of 10 minutes) not to exceed 10MB of recent performances (including a PDF file with a list of dates performed) – required)

References 2 letters of reference required
How to apply

  • Create an ApplicantID
  • Provide required information and documents
  • If any, provide required reference information

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