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Successful applicants must be eligible to work in the United States. Individuals with disabilities needing special accommodations concerning accessibility or application materials/procedures should contact the Human Resources Office for assistance. Telephone (318) 257-2235.


Position: Assistant Professor of Music – High Brass and Music Theory, tenure track (contingent upon final budgetary approval).

Application Deadline:  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until filled.

Starting Date:  September 1, 2018

Required:   A Terminal degree in music. ABD applicants will be considered.

Preferred:  A record of higher education teaching experience, either full-time, adjunct, or as a graduate assistant. Public school teaching experience desirable, but not required.

Salary: Competitive.

Responsibilities:  The primary responsibility of the high brass and music theory faculty member is to teach applied lessons for high brass, high brass methods, methods, the secondary year music theory sequence (written and aural skills), and other courses based on the candidate’s qualifications. Assist the Department of Music with the recruitment and retention of music majors.
Teaching, research, and service are all essential components of this position.

Location:  Louisiana Tech, a university of 11,000 students, is located in Ruston, with a population of 25,000. It is sixty miles from Shreveport/Bossier City, and thirty miles from Monroe/West Monroe – cities of 250,000 and 100,000 respectively.

Our Program:  The Department of Music is a unit within the School of the Performing Arts and the College of Liberal Arts and is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music. See details of our program at www.music.latech.edu. More information about Louisiana Tech University can be found at latech.edu.

Application Procedure:  Electronic submissions preferred. Submit a letter of intent including a summarization of qualifications, a statement of teaching philosophy, a current curriculum vitae, unofficial transcripts, and list or video of recent performances.

Electronic Submissions:  Send to:  mguinn@latech.edu

Mailing Address:
Chair, High Brass and Music Theory
Louisiana Tech University
Department of Music
P.O. Box 8608
Ruston, LA 71272

Louisiana Tech University is a member of the University of Louisiana System – AA/EOE/WMA.
Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply.

 

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