Percussion Jobs and Employment Opportunities

Immediate job opening Percussion instructor/lectuer

  • 1.  Immediate job opening Percussion instructor/lectuer

    Posted 08-12-2011 13:41

    MUSIC:  Artist/Teacher of Percussion.  Lecturer, appointment beginning Fall Semester, 2011. Salary and fringe benefits are competitive and commensurate with rank and experience. Master's minimum, doctorate or equivalent professional profile preferred. Demonstrated success in college-level teaching desirable.  Teach percussion to undergraduate and graduate percussion majors/minors. Teach percussion ensemble and percussion methods in the music education curriculum. Oversee the marching band drumline.  Work closely with the University band and orchestra directors concerning the placement and performance of percussion students within the ensembles, and with the jazz percussion area regarding the division of students, percussion studio class, recitals, hearings and juries.

    For general university, college, and school information, please check web page at www.music.utk.edu. The university welcomes and honors people of all races, creeds, cultures, and sexual orientations, and values intellectual curiosity, pursuit of knowledge, and academic freedom and integrity. Send letter of application, at least three current (within last 12 months) letters of recommendation, curriculum vitae, and a recent recording of representative repertoire (indicating dates of performance) with a self-addressed, postage-paid envelope and materials will be returned once search is completed.  Online delivery of materials acceptable. Chair, Percussion Search Committee, School of Music, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996-2600. Email: music@utk.edu. DEADLINE: A review of materials will begin on August 19, 2011 and continue until the position is filled. The University of Tennessee is an EOE/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA institution in the provision of its education and employment programs and services.