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Company: University of Wyoming Department of Music
Asst Professor - Trumpet - (20000536)
Teacher/Artist of Trumpet to begin August 18, 2020
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Teach studio trumpet, recruit undergraduate and graduate trumpet majors and maintain a high-quality trumpet studio, coordinate the brass area, perform as a soloist and in ensembles, participate in outreach activities, and serve as liaison with regional music educators. Additional teaching responsibilities may include other assignments according to the interests of the candidate and needs of the department. Work cooperatively and collegially with all department stakeholders. Establish a reputation for high quality performance in the region, nationally, and internationally. Assume normal professional duties, such as creative activity, service, and student advising. Contribute to the intellectual and cultural life of the University.
Assistant professors shall normally hold the terminal qualification in their discipline (e.g., Ph.D., Ed.D., MFA, etc.), and shall have demonstrated ability, through appropriate experience, to perform the functions of the position they are to hold.
Doctorate Required at the time of appointment in August 2020. The successful candidate must have a record as a versatile performer and teacher with successful experience teaching at the university level.
Strong consideration will be given to candidates who demonstrate a commitment to preparing students for 21st century teaching and performing careers.
Complete the online application and upload the following for a complete application: letter of application that specifically addresses the above duties, your qualifications, and current creative activities; a resume or C.V.; academic transcripts; recordings of recent, live, and unedited performances; and contact information for five work-related references. Official academic transcripts will be required of the final candidate prior to employment.
In addition, the previous materials must be sent to Ben Markley, Chair Trumpet Search, at [email protected]
Screening of completed applications will begin 3/12/2020, and will remain open until filled.
UW is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer. We are committed to a multicultural environment and strongly encourage applications from women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities.
In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation to apply for a position, please call 307-766-2237 or email [email protected].
The University of Wyoming is located in Laramie, a town of 30,000 in the heart of the Rocky Mountain West. The state of Wyoming continues to invest in its university, helping to make it a leader in academics, research and outreach. The university has state-of-the-art facilities in many areas and the community provides the advantages of a major university.
Located in a high mountain valley near the Colorado border, Laramie offers both outstanding recreational opportunities and close proximity to Colorado's Front Range, a bustling group of metropolitan cities including Denver, Boulder, and Fort Collins. This beautiful mountain landscape offers outdoor enjoyment in all seasons, with over 300 days of sunshine annually. For more information about the region, please visit http://visitlaramie.org
:John Scott Turpen