Baldwin Wallace Interim Director of Orchestral Studies


POSITION/RANK:  Interim Director of Orchestral Studies (full-time).  This is a one-year term position for the 2017-2018 Academic year. There will be a separate national/international search for a Tenure Track Director of Orchestral Studies during the 2017-2018 Academic year. Rank and salary are commensurate with experience.  Begins August 2017.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:  Significant achievement conducting at the professional and/or university level; Demonstrated commitment to teaching and developing undergraduate music students; Master’s degree required or equivalent professional experience.

BALDWIN WALLACE UNIVERSITY: Baldwin Wallace is a private liberal arts and sciences college located 20 miles southwest of Cleveland. The University offers an outstanding benefits package including, but not limited to, funding for professional travel, summer grant opportunities, and tuition benefits for immediate family.


Established in 1898, the Conservatory of Music offers 325 undergraduate music majors a professional music program enhanced by a comprehensive and entrepreneurial liberal arts curriculum. Its artistically charged atmosphere inspires students in all majors to strive for creative excellence. The programs provide a learning environment small enough for individual attention, but large enough to provide excellent performing opportunities. Baldwin Wallace’s close proximity to the cultural benefits of the city of Cleveland provides countless educational and performing opportunities for students and faculty members. In 2011, the Conservatory occupied newly constructed and renovated facilities to further enhance its many programs of study. Learn more about us at


TO APPLY: In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide equal educational and employment opportunities, the University and the Conservatory actively encourage applications from individuals who desire an environment that celebrates diversity.  Please submit the following:

*Cover letter

*Curriculum Vita

*Contact information for 3-5 professional references (including email and phone numbers)

*Word document links to at least 15 minutes each of rehearsal and performance video recordings (ideally filmed from the perspective of the players) via YouTube, Vimeo or other online platform.

All of the above documents must be merged into a single Word document or a single PDF file via the To Apply link on BW’s Current Job Openings web page at  Review of materials will begin immediately and will continue until position is filled.



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