Luther College invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Music (trumpet), a tenure-eligible position beginning late August 2013.
Doctorate preferred; ABD accepted (Instructor rank). The successful candidate should have outstanding performance abilities and demonstrated success as an applied teacher. A commitment to the mission of a liberal arts college and to maintaining a significant record of creative activity is also required.
Primary responsibility for this position is to teach applied trumpet. Additional teaching responsibilities will be assigned based on the successful candidate’s strengths and the needs of the department. Will also advise students, work closely with admissions staff to recruit prospective students and support the bands, orchestras and jazz ensembles in which student musicians participate, participate in music auditions, and engage in appropriate service to the College. For further information see http://www.luther.edu/academics/dean/openings/ .
Review of applications will begin mid-January 2013 and continue until the position is filled. Applications completed by January 15, 2013, will receive full consideration. Applicants’ dossiers should include:
1) letter of application
2) curriculum vitae
3) three letters of recommendation
4) unofficial graduate and undergraduate transcripts
5) a web link or URL to video and/or audio recordings of performances
Submit all materials electronically to the Music Department Administrative Assistant at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Inquires about the position may be directed to Dr. Michael Smith, Associate Professor of Music (Low Brass), Luther College, Department of Music, 700 College Drive, Decorah, IA, 52101; phone: (563) 387-1179; email: email@example.com .
An AA/EEO employer; women and persons of diverse ethnic backgrounds are especially encouraged to apply.