Part-Time Collaborative Pianist
The Schwob School of Music at Columbus State University (CSU) seeks part-time, non-tenure track, temporary Music instructors to provide collaborative piano support to ensembles, instrumental majors, and/or vocal majors.
Special Applicant Instructions
Review of applications will begin immediately. Applicants are added to the pool list throughout the calendar year. Hours worked shall not exceed 19 hours per week, averaged out over a 14 week semester.
All applications and required documents must be submitted using Columbus State University’s online employment site and a complete packet must be submitted for full consideration. If applicable, any international transcripts must be evaluated by an approved foreign credential evaluator prior to submission.
Candidates should have an earned Bachelor's degree in Piano Performance or Collaborative Piano with evidence of significant accompanying experience.
Master's in Collaborative Piano OR Master's in Piano Performance with evidence of significant accompanying experience (at least two years) is preferred.
Required Documents to Attach
- Cover Letter
- Curriculum Vitae / Resume
- Unofficial Transcripts
- Three references with e-mails and current telephone numbers (References will not be contacted without prior notification)
- Single Word Document or PDF file with links to audio/video recordings of recent collaborative performances
The Schwob School of Music at Columbus State University is located in the state-of-the-art RiverCenter for the Performing Arts, a cornerstone of CSU’s RiverPark campus, where all the academic units of the College of the Arts are located. The quality of the faculty and the facilities is bringing international attention to the school. The school regularly hosts guest artists from around the world. With about 250 music majors, it offers bachelor’s degrees in performance, music education, and music (B.A.), as well as master’s degrees in performance and a graduate-level Artist Diploma. An innovative conservatory curriculum, approved by the USG Board of Regents in 2015, recognizes that the Schwob School of Music will continue to emphasize excellence in music performance across its programs.
Founded in 1958, Columbus State University, with an enrollment of nearly 8,000, is part of the University System of Georgia. CSU offers more than 70 programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels and is ranked among the top public regional universities in the South by U.S. News & World Report. Columbus, located 100 miles southwest of Atlanta and the second-largest city in Georgia, is recognized as a vibrant and contemporary cultural community - https://visitcolumbusga.com.
Columbus State University has a nationally recognized track record of partnership and outreach through efforts such as the Cunningham Center for Leadership Development, Coca-Cola Space Science Center, Oxbow Meadows Environmental Learning Center, and its own residence – the Spencer House – in Oxford, England. The University has two primary campus locations in Columbus, Georgia: the original campus on 150 acres in midtown Columbus and a beautiful campus in historic downtown Columbus overlooking the Chattahoochee River. The Columbus region, with more than 350,000 residents, is home to world-class enterprises such as Aflac, Synovus, W.C. Bradley Company, TSYS and Ft. Benning, the U.S. Army’s Maneuver Center of Excellence headquarters. For additional information about the University visit our website at www.ColumbusState.edu.
Inclusion is one of Columbus State University’s values. The 2018-2023 Strategic Plan specifically states that we will work “to attain a level of diversity among faculty and staff that more closely reflects the student population.” The range of diverse students at CSU is reflected by the diverse student organizations, including Collegiate 100 Men of CSU, Collegiate Women of Columbus State University, Minority Association of Premedical/Prehealth Students, Pride +, CHispA, and others.
If you have any questions, please contact Susan Hoskins, Schwob School of Music, Columbus State University, 4225 University Avenue, Columbus, GA 31907; or email to [email protected]
Conditions of Employment
A successful criminal background check will be required as a condition of employment.