University of Louisville


EFFECTIVE DATE: August 1, 2015

APPOINTMENT: The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate applied trumpet. Additional duties may include courses in trumpet literature and trumpet pedagogy, coaching student chamber music ensembles, historic brass (natural trumpet and cornetto) and performing with the Louisville Brass (faculty brass quintet). Maintain ongoing creative/scholarly activity and performance visibility in the region and at the national and international levels. Engage in service to the university, community, and profession. Familiarity with classroom/studio technology tools will be an advantage. This is a full-time, tenure-track position with comprehensive benefits package. Rank, salary, and duties are commensurate with qualifications and experience.

QUALIFICATIONS: Demonstrated excellence in teaching private trumpet at the university level and significant performance experience. Minimum academic requirement is M.M. in Trumpet Performance. Completed doctorate or equivalent in professional experience is preferred.

APPLICATIONS: All applicants must apply online at http: for Posting ID#31364. Also mail a cover letter of application, curriculum vita/professional resume, a CD representative of recent live performances, and names and contact information of five individuals who may be contacted for a current reference. References will be contacted only after the candidate is notified. Review of applications will begin February 20, 2015 and continue until the position is filled. Send materials to:

Dr. Brett Shuster, Chair
Trumpet Search Committee
School of Music
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY 40292

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