Eastern Illinois University

Position: Assistant Professor of Music - Applied Trumpet (full-time, tenure-track). This appointment will begin in August 2018.

Responsibilities: Duties include teaching applied trumpet and recruiting students for an established, comprehensive undergraduate and graduate music program. The ability to teach and perform classical trumpet required, additional abilities in jazz performance preferred. Additional duties may be assigned based on the candidate's qualifications and departmental need.

Qualifications: Candidates are expected to have a Master's Degree in Music, Doctorate in Music preferred. A Master's Degree in Music, plus thirty hours of graduate study in the field is required for tenure. Must be an accomplished teacher and musician. Collegiate teaching experience with demonstrable success working with undergraduate and graduate students preferred. An engaging teaching manner and outstanding interpersonal skills for recruitment and collaboration are essential. Demonstrated commitment to diversity and experience with promoting inclusive excellence is required.

Application: Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, contact information for five professional references, and undergraduate and graduate transcripts (unofficial copies are acceptable initially). In addition, submit a document with web/media links to selected, recent, and representative performances. Applications will be submitted via Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/48928. For questions regarding this search, please contact Dr. Jemmie Robertson, Search Committee Chair, at jrobertson@eiu.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately. For full consideration complete application by March 2, 2018.

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