Music Performance - ASSISTANT PROFESSOR - TEACHER/PERFORMER OF SAXOPHONE
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Job Title ASSISTANT PROFESSOR - TEACHER/PERFORMER OF SAXOPHONE Department Music Performance School/Parent Organization School of Music Division Provost and Educational Affairs Division Employment Category Fulltime-Regular Academic Year 2019-2020 Academic Semester Fall 2019 and Spring 2020 Anticipated start date 08/16/2019 If temporary, expected end date Faculty Status Tenure Eligible, Notice (TE) Position/Job Summary
The Ithaca College School of Music (located in Ithaca, NY) announces a full-time, tenure-eligible position for a teacher-performer of saxophone beginning August 2019. Applicant must demonstrate excellence as a teacher of saxophone at the college level, and significant experience and accomplishment as a performer. Primary responsibilities will include teaching weekly lessons for both undergraduate and graduate students, coaching chamber music, teaching a weekly repertory class for saxophone majors, and active participation in student recruitment. Additional duties, depending on interest and experience may include teaching saxophone methods to music education majors, jazz or contemporary styles, entrepreneurship or business, or Creative Arts liberal arts courses including first year seminars (ICSM).
Master's degree with significant professional experience required. The chosen candidate will be expected to work effectively with faculty colleagues, serve on various School of Music and College committees, and establish ongoing professional activity as a performer.
Ithaca College is committed to building a diverse academic community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. Experience that contributes to the diversity of the college is appreciated.
Instructions for submitting your application:
Interested applicants must apply online at http://www.ithaca.edu/jobs/ and attach a cover letter and resume, as well as names and contact information for at least five references. Do not send recordings until requested. Questions about online application should be directed to the Office of Human Resources at (607) 274-8000. Screening of applications will begin October 5, 2018 and will continue until position is filled.
Work authorization (select one): Visa sponsorship will be considered for this position Department description College description
At Ithaca College, a comprehensive residential campus community of 6,500 students, we strive to be at the forefront of the higher education landscape. We offer a distinct integrative learning experience that makes students ready for the personal, professional, and global challenges of our age.
We seek candidates who embrace integrative learning and want to be a part of this exciting time in Ithaca College history. We encourage creative collaboration and innovation in our faculty and staff, providing support and resources for them to grow in their fields and lead students to their own innovative ideas and achievements.
We welcome different ways of thinking and look for candidates with unique points of view and life experiences. We are inclusive of individuals with a wide range of cultural, personal, and professional backgrounds, talents, and skills. Our campus is a vibrant and rewarding community where diverse minds can learn, succeed, and excel.
When reviewing candidates, we are looking for indicators of a number of core competencies. Prospective candidates must be adaptable, collaborative, inclusive, respectful, responsive, results driven, and sustainable. They must communicate effectively, demonstrate leadership, exhibit professional integrity and ethics, take initiative, value personal and professional development, and show that they will engage in the college.
Nestled in the heart of New York State's scenic Finger Lakes region, Ithaca College sits atop South Hill overlooking picturesque Cayuga Lake and is just minutes away from the city center. Combining small town warmth and charm with the vibrancy of a college community, the thriving and culturally diverse city of Ithaca has been rated by Kiplinger's as one of the top 10 places to live in the United States.
To learn more about Ithaca College, visit us at http://ithaca.edu
FLSA Status Exempt Is this position eligible for benefits? Yes Is this position covered by the SEIU? No Vacancy ID F2116
Documents Needed to Apply
- Cover Letter
- Curriculum Vitae
- Reference List
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