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Associate or Full Professor of Music (Bands/Wind Conducting), Tenure-Track

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Position Details

Title Associate or Full Professor of Music (Bands/Wind Conducting), Tenure-Track
Appointment Status Tenure Track
Department IU Bloomington Band
Position Summary

The Jacobs School of Music seeks applicants for a tenure‐track faculty position in the Department of Bands/Wind Conducting. The successful candidate will possess demonstrable strengths as a scholar and musician, will be able to work effectively with faculty colleagues, and will be able to inspire gifted students in a highly competitive and professionally‐oriented educational environment.

Responsibilities
Teach undergraduate and graduate classes as assigned which may include conducting, wind band repertoire, wind band history, music education, and related courses; serve as primary conductor of the Wind Ensemble (with other full-time Wind Conducting faculty serving as guest conductors); maintain and build upon the superior international reputation of the IU Wind Ensemble; guest conduct the other all music-major wind bands; guide DM documents in Wind Conducting; assist the Chair of the Bands/Wind Conducting Department in all creative and administrative aspects of a large university band program; serve as Chair of the Band/Wind Conducting Department on a rotational basis with tenured faculty in Band Wind/Conducting Department; Recruit high quality MM and DM Wind Conducting students; Participation in department activities, student recruitment, service on doctoral committees, and on Jacobs School committees, is expected.

Basic Qualifications

Demonstrated success as a concert wind band conductor and educator at the highest level. Master’s degree required, doctoral degree preferred. Strong evidence of successful K-12 and university teaching experience preferred. Documented accomplishments as a pedagogue and conductor in the field of wind band conducting, with outstanding recordings, published books, articles and/or scholarly editions.

Department Contact for Questions

Cecilia Fleming

Additional Qualifications
Salary and Rank Salary and rank commensurate with qualifications and experience.
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 Cecilia Fleming, Assistant to the Executive Associate Dean, (812) 855‐5541, ceciflem@indiana.edu

For Best Consideration Date 10/16/2017
Expected Start Date 08/01/2018
OAA # 21709-10

Supplemental Questions

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Applicant Documents

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