Assistant Professor of Trombone

Gainesville FL
Oct 02, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Classification Title:

Assistant Professor of Trombone

Job Description:

Position: Full-time, 9 month, tenure accruing faculty position

Date of Expected Hire: August 16, 2018

Responsibilities: Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in applied trombone/bass trombone. Maintain creative/scholarly and service contributions appropriate for a faculty member at a major university; and serve on university committees as assigned.

Advertised Salary:

Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Minimum Requirements:

Applicants must hold a terminal degree or professional equivalency. Master’s degree required.

Preferred Qualifications:

Previous teaching experience in higher education, public school teaching experience, and evidence of

scholarly research and publications and presentations, and/or professional level performance experience are

preferred, as is the ability to perform and teach in multiple musical styles.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Applications must be submitted via the University of Florida’s online application system at

Online applications must include the following: (1) a detailed letter of application; (2) professional resume or CV; (3) list of three professional references. In addition, the online application system will prompt the applicant for the names and contact information of the recommenders; When ready, the hiring department will initiate an email that is sent directly to the recommenders, requesting that they the upload a letter. The Search Committee may request additional materials at a later time. Review of applications will begin November 13, 2017 and continue until an applicant pool is established. To ensure full consideration, all application documents must be submitted by November 13, 2017. Applications received after this date may be considered at the discretion of the committee and/or hiring authority.

Inquiries may be sent to:

Paul Basler

Chair, Trombone Search Committee


Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (EDT) of the posting end date.

Final candidate will be required to provide official transcript to the hiring department upon hire.  A transcript will not be considered “official” if a designation of “Issued to Student” is visible.  Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at

The University of Florida is An Equal Employment Opportunity Institution. If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call 352/392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at 800/955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law.

Health Assessment Required: No

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