Instructor, I8, Band, FY 21

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Instructor, I8, Band, FY 21


204241 - MUSIC

Position Summary::

The University of Alabama School of Music seeks an instructor with specialized skills in band and wind conducting. The University Bands program is comprehensive and includes Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, Concert Band, University Band, The Million Dollar Band, and pep bands. It also supports both the M.M. and D.M.A. in Wind Conducting. The instructor’s experience must reflect these objectives.

Courses taught will include: Fundamentals of Conducting, Concert Band, and assist with Marching Band and Pep Bands. The instructor would also assist in the everyday operations of University Bands including outreach events (e.g., honor band and conventions) and logistics for all ensembles.

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The University of Alabama School of Music invites applications for a full-time-temporary-instructor position, non-renewable, in Band and Wind Conducting. Applicants must have the following:
•an M.M. in Music
•college-level teaching experience or significant public-school experience
•a record of outstanding work in band activity
•the ability to teach the pedagogy of conducting

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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 complete an online application at, upload a cover letter of application and a curriculum vitae, and send at least three letters of recommendation to the address below. Only applicants who complete the online application will be considered for the position.

The committee will begin reviewing applications on May 24, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled. In order to ensure full consideration, please apply no later than June 4, 2021.

For additional information please contact Dr. Ken Ozzello, Search Committee Chair, at [email protected].edu. Letters of recommendation and any samples of or recorded work should be submitted electronically to Ken Ozzello, Director of Bands, University of Alabama School of Music: [email protected] cc: [email protected]


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