Professor, Open Rank - Instrumental Music Education

Tallahassee, FL
Oct 04, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job ID: 42448

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Apply On Or Before: 01/01/9999


College of Music


Teach undergraduate and graduate classes for instrumental music education students.
Work with pre-service and in-service music teachers.
Provide leadership for FSU’s thriving summers-only MME program.
Participate in professional service activities nationally and internationally appropriate to the rank.


Completed doctorate in Music Education at time of appointment.
University-level teaching experience.
A record of successful public school teaching experience in instrumental music.


A record of scholarly publication and ongoing research.

Contact Info

For technical assistance in applying for this position, please contact Michelle M. Pohto at or (850) 644-9254. All other inquiries, please contact Erica Francis at

University Information

The Florida State University is a comprehensive, national graduate research university of 16 colleges and schools with 2,300 faculty serving a student body of more than 42,000 students. The College of Music, with 90 faculty, 40 support staff, and some 1,000 students, offers a wide range of degrees in music, baccalaureate through the doctorate. See the College of Music web page at:

Anticipated Salary Range

Open rank, tenure track. Salary competitive.

Pay Plan

This is a Faculty position.

Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check.

How To Apply

To apply for this position, go to Choose the “browse job openings” link, then “Advanced Search.” Enter the job opening ID 42448 on the Job Search Page. It is necessary to complete fully the online application. In addition, please upload a single document that includes a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for four references (mailing address, phone, e-mail).
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Open until filled

Review of applications will begin on November 13, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.

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