System Identification Number:
Jazz Studies (134330)
College of Music http://music.unt.edu
Job Summary/Basic Function:
The Department of Jazz Studies seeks qualified individuals for its Adjunct Instructor Pool and welcomes applicants at any time. This posting is for the Spring and Summer 2017 semesters. The specific courses involved may vary from semester to semester and openings to teach these courses develop on a periodic basis, depending on department teaching needs.
The anticipated need is for Adjunct Instructors to teach applied lessons in jazz guitar or jazz trombone, or classes in jazz improvisation. All instruction will take place on the UNT Denton campus.
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Experience in playing jazz at a professional level
Expertise and experience in teaching jazz performance
Master's degree in music required
Professional experience may be accepted in place of earned degree
Experience in teaching jazz performance with reference to the standards of performance of the UNT Jazz Studies program
Non-Tenured Appointment Term:
Open Until Search Closed
Required Applicant Documents: