Band Director

Fayette, Iowa
Feb 22, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Reporting to the Dean of Students, the Band Director is be responsible for the creation, management and direction of Upper Iowa University’s newly formed Pep Band. He/she will provide overall leadership of the pep band, the participants and their responsibilities including practices, band arranging, field show design and program development. This is a great opportunity for an experienced individual to develop a pep band program “from the ground up”. In addition, there may be other opportunities to develop additional performance experiences at UIU. This position is expected to assist the Admissions Office in recruiting a minimum of ten (10) students to attend UIU. Bachelor’s Degree in Music, Music Education or related field and minimum of three (3) years’ previous experience in managing a band required. Master’s Degree in Music, Music Education or related field (18 graduate credit hours in Music or related field may be considered lieu of a Master’s degree) and experience working in a higher education setting preferred. Interested applicants must submit a cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references.

To apply, visit Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.