Assistant Professor of Music

Midwestern State University in Texas

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted November 10, 2016
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Not specified
Employment Type Full-time

The Department of Music at Midwestern State University, a NASM accredited institution, invites applications for a tenure-track position in low brass at the Assistant Professor level to begin August 2017.

Minimum Qualifications: Appointment requires a doctorate in music. Successful music teaching experience at the secondary or college level is preferred.

Duties: The successful candidate will be a low-brass specialist with ability to teach applied lessons for trombone, euphonium, and tuba; adapt instruction for each student in private lessons; and teach music classes commensurate with experience and education. The successful candidate will maintain a record of professional performances, presentations and/or publication; perform regularly on major instrument; successfully collaborate with music faculty and ensemble directors; actively recruit; engage in departmental, university and community service; develop relationships with area schools and directors; and be a positive representative of the university both on and off campus.

Review of applications begins immediately. For full consideration, please submit materials before January 9, 2017. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy statement, copies of unofficial transcripts, and contact information for three references to Dr. Matthew Luttrell, Chair of Search Committee, Midwestern State University, 3410 Taft Blvd., Wichita Falls, TX 76308, or email to: For more information call: 940.397.4267. Do not send performance materials at this time.

AN EEO/ADAAA COMPLIANCE EMPLOYER  This position is designated as security sensitive and requires the finalist to complete a criminal background check