Located in central Minnesota, College of Saint Benedict, for women, and Saint John's University, for men, are nationally recognized Catholic liberal arts colleges and ranked as two of the top three Catholic colleges in the nation. They share one academic program, and students attend classes together on both campuses. This integrated learning experience combines a challenging academic program with extensive opportunities for international study, leadership, service learning, spiritual growth and cultural and athletic involvement. The combined enrollment of more than 3,800 students makes CSB and SJU the largest of the nation's liberal arts colleges. The College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University, are located four miles apart in Central Minnesota just outside metropolitan St. Cloud and 70 miles from Minneapolis. Both are Catholic colleges in the Benedictine tradition, which emphasize quality teaching and a commitment to intercultural learning. For further information, see http://www.csbsju.edu.
College of Saint Benedict/Saint John’s University invites applications for an assistant professor, tenure-track position, specializing in brass performance (trumpet preferred) and conducting to begin August, 2014. Primary responsibilities will be studio instruction of high and low brass and direction of the CSB/SJU Wind Ensemble. Additionally, as needed, the candidate will conduct the CSB/SJU Brass Choir, coach chamber brass ensembles, teach instrumental conducting and brass methods, and perform in the faculty ensemble PASTICHE. Ability to teach other related courses of interest is welcomed. The ideal candidate will have a DMA in brass performance (trumpet preferred) and extensive conducting experience.
The ideal candidate will have a DMA in brass performance (trumpet preferred) and extensive conducting experience.
APPLICATION PROCESS: Applications are accepted online only at http://employment.csbsju.edu . Required documents include letter of application, curriculum vitae, *three letters of reference, evidence of teaching effectiveness, evidence of recent research, and copies of transcripts, (official transcripts required for interview).
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Review of applications will begin November 1, 2013.
Women, individuals of diverse racial and cultural backgrounds, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University are Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employers.