Graduate Assistantships

GTA Position in Percussion-Truman State University

  • 1.  GTA Position in Percussion-Truman State University

    Posted 12-19-2014 16:40
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    I have an opening for a Graduate Teaching Assistantship in Percussion, Fall, '15.  Deadline for appl. Feb. 15, 2015:

    - Graduate Assistantship In Percussion -

    Stipends for a nine-month, quarter-time contract are currently $8,000 (Masters degree).  In addition, students receive a full-tuition waiver ($6,084 in-state/$10,440 out-of-state)

    Responsibilities:       Percussion Instructor for the TSU Statesmen Marching Band (Fall).  Perform and assist with the TSU Wind Symphony I and/or Symphony Orchestra. Studio responsibilities include Director, Concert Perc. Ens II, Lab Ens Instructor, MUSI 190:  Music of Trinidad & Tobago course (Fall), Perform and assist with Concert Perc. Ens. I and University Steel Band "Truman Steel."  Applied instruction of secondary students. 

    Requirements:          Bachelors degree in music and full admission to the Graduate Program.  To be considered for the assistantship, candidate must audition/interview on campus. 

    General Info:            The Department of Music at Truman State University offers an outstanding academic and performance background in the field of music, opportunity to study privately with world-class artist/teachers, and participation in instrumental and choral ensembles with national

    reputations for excellence.  Performing ensembles have toured the U.S., Europe, Asia, and Australia.  Truman State University has been recognized multiple years by U.S. New & World Report and Kiplinger's as the top public university in the Midwest. 

    Percussion links:              

    Degrees:                     M.A. in Music (Performance, Conducting, Composition), M.A.E in Music Education. 

    Applic. Deadline:      February 15, 2015

    Address Inquiries To:

                Dr. Michael R. Bump                                          or                     Director of Graduate Studies

                Director/Professor, Percussion Studies                                             Truman State University

                Truman State University                                                               McClain Hall 203                       

                2326 Ophelia Parrish                                                                    (660) 785.4109

                100 E. Normal St.                                                             

                Kirksville, MO   63501

                (660) 785.4052 /