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University of Alabama Percussion Studio Position

  • 1.  University of Alabama Percussion Studio Position

    Posted 11-22-2011 15:56
    University of Alabama Percussion Studio Position.

    Closing Date for Documents: December 1.

    For information:

    Requisition Number:0806172

    Position Title: Assistant Professor. Applied Studio Percussion

    Position Summary: Primary duties will include the teaching of applied percussion at the undergraduate and graduate levels, regular performance as a soloist and chamber player, and recruitment/maintenance of a nationally recognized studio.   

    Minimum & Preferred Qualifications: The School of Music at the University of Alabama invites applications for the Applied Studio Percussion positon at the rank of Assistant Professor. This is a tenure-track position. Applicants should have documented performing and teaching experience at an artistic level, with appropriate terminal degrees earned. (Master's degree required, Doctorate preferred, although significant and documented performance experience will be considered in place of earned degree(s).

    To apply for this position, please visit the University of Alabama web-site at The University of Alabama is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and actively seeks diversity among its employees. Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.   

    Additional Position Information: Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) may be required to successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation.   UA EEO Statement   

    Search Initiation Date: 10-21-2011   

    Expected Starting Date: 08-16-2012   

    Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

    Special Instructions to Applicants: Required application materials: Please include a letter of application, curriculum vitae/resume, one-page professional biography, three (3) letters of recommendation, a list of five (5) additional references that may be contacted (including phone number and email address), and a CD or DVD containing examples of your recent performances. Supporting documentation should be mailed to: University of Alabama, School of Music; 810 2nd Avenue; Tuscaloosa, AL 35487. Additional materials may be requested at a later time, including, but not limited to additional representative recordings, copies of performance programs, teaching related materials, and academic transcripts.

    To ensure full consideration, please submit your application and supporting documents by December 1, 2011 (12/01/2011). Review of applicants will begin on 12/02/2011.   

    Required Applicant Documents:
    Resume / Curriculum Vitae
    Cover Letter
    Other Document