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Assistant, Associate or Full Professor of Music (Jazz Voice) Jazz Studies

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Position Details

Title Assistant, Associate or Full Professor of Music (Jazz Voice) Jazz Studies
Appointment Status Tenure
Department IU Bloomington Jacobs School of Music
Position Summary

The Indiana University Jacobs School of Music seeks candidates for a faculty position in the Department of Jazz Studies; both junior and senior applications will be considered. Responsibilities will include teaching jazz voice to graduate and undergraduate jazz studies majors and may include directing large and small ensembles for jazz voice majors; other responsibilities may include teaching courses in jazz theory, arranging, improvisation, history, or courses in the candidate’s areas of expertise. Participation in department activities and student recruitment, service on graduate committees and on Jacobs School committees, is expected.

Basic Qualifications

Master’s degree required, doctoral degree preferred; comparable professional experience will be given equal consideration. Senior applicants: established national/international reputation and demonstrated ability as a jazz performer and teacher. Junior applicants: emerging national/international reputation and demonstrated ability as a jazz performer and teacher. All applicants: demonstrated ability to attract highly talented students; significant experience in jazz performance as well as jazz education.

Department Contact for Questions

Phyllis Bond

Additional Qualifications
Salary and Rank The search committee will consider both junior and senior applicants; appointment will be at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor, as appropriate; ten-month, tenured or tenure-track position. For tenure-track appointees: initial three-year a
Special Instructions

A complete application consists of a letter of application and curriculum vitae, along with contact information for three professional references. A message with instructions about uploading letters of reference will be sent automatically to each of your reference providers upon the submission of your application. Please do not send audio/video files or other materials until requested to do so. If you need help completing your application, contact Phyllis Bond, (812) 855-5541, bpfranz@indiana.edu.

For Best Consideration Date 01/16/2017
Expected Start Date 08/01/2017
OAA # 21611-17

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Letter of Application
Optional Documents