Job Opening: Part-time Instructor of Trumpet

Kent State University’s Glauser School of Music seeks a Part-Time Instructor of Trumpet with demonstrated commitment to supporting a thriving and diverse music program for a position to begin August 23, 2020.

Responsibilities: The primary responsibilities may include teaching weekly lessons and studio class for undergraduate and graduate trumpet students, taking an active role in recruitment initiatives, performing on faculty recitals, and evaluating auditions, juries, and degree recitals.

Qualifications: Master’s degree or equivalent professional experience required. Ability to proactively create an inclusive environment in the trumpet studio. Evidence of successful teaching at the collegiate level. Demonstrated artistry through performances in solo, chamber, band, and/or orchestral settings. Experience in a secondary area such as jazz, improvisation, entrepreneurship, or commercial/contemporary music would be an asset.

Application date: Review of applications will begin July 9, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled.

Required application materials: Applicants must submit materials via email to Kent Larmee, Chair of the search committee: klarmee@kent.edu. A complete application includes:

  1. A letter of interest.
  2. A curriculum vitae.
  3. Links to recordings representing a range of styles.
  4. The names of three professional references, including email and phone contact information.

At this time, no letters of reference are required.

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check.

POSTED: Friday, June 26, 2020 - 7:43am
UPDATED: Friday, June 26, 2020 - 7:43am