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 Fall 2018, Spring 2019, and Summer 2019 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 trumpet with emphasis in lead trumpet; direct a jazz ensemble; and/or teach classes in jazz history. All instruction will take place on the UNT Denton campus.
The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.
Experience in playing jazz at a professional level
Expertise and experience in teaching jazz performance and/or history
Masters degree in music required
Earned doctoral degree
Experience in teaching jazz performance and/or history with reference to the standards of performance of the UNT Jazz studies program
Non-Tenured Appointment Term:
Open Until Search Closed
Required Applicant Documents: