Instructor, I8, Piano, FY 21

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Instructor, I8, Piano, FY 21


204241 - MUSIC

Position Summary::

The University of Alabama School of Music is seeking an Instructor of Piano with a growing national reputation as a teacher and artist level performer. This is a nine-month temporary appointment. Primary duties will be to recruit and teach students in applied piano at the undergraduate and graduate levels, maintain a nationally recognized studio, and maintain activity as a performer at the regional/national level. Other teaching duties may be assigned based upon department need, such as courses in piano pedagogy and piano ensemble.

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QUALIFICATIONS: Successful recruiting and teaching experience at the
college/university level is preferred. Documented performing experience at an artistic level with appropriate terminal degrees earned. (Master’s Degree required, DMA preferred, although significant and documented teaching/ recruiting and performance experience will be considered in place of earned degrees.) The successful candidate will demonstrate a wide spectrum of success in the discipline of music.
REQUIRED MATERIALS: Letter of application, curriculum vitae, three (3) letters of recommendation, a list of five (5) additional references that may be contacted (including phone number and email address), and recording links containing examples of recent performances. Additional materials may be requested at a later time.

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Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) will be required to successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation.

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The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age, genetic or family medical history information, disability, or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status. Applicants to and employees of this institution are protected under Federal law from discrimination on several bases. Follow the link below to find out more.
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To apply for this position, please visit the University of Alabama web-site at Complete the online application and attach a letter of application and curriculum vitae. Send recordings and three letters of recommendation to the address below. Recording links and any electronic or scanned documents should be sent to ktchanc[email protected], and copied to [email protected] Only applicants who complete the University of Alabama online application will be considered for the position. The University of Alabama is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and actively seeks diversity among its employees. Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) will be required to successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation.

Review of applications will begin as they arrive and continue until the position is filled. In order to ensure full consideration, please apply no later than May 14, 2021. Earlier submission of materials is strongly encouraged.

For additional information please contact Dr. Kevin Chance, Search Committee Chair, at [email protected] . Applicants should send letters of recommendation and all recording samples to:

Chair, Instructor of Piano Search Committee
The University of Alabama
School of Music
Box 870366
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0366

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Posted: 6/10/2021
Application Due: 9/8/2021
Work Type: Full Time