|Position Description || |
The Conservatory of Music at the University of the Pacific announces a part-time non-tenure-track appointment for Visiting Lecturer in horn for the 2019-2020 academic year. We are seeking a dynamic and innovative teacher/performer whose background, professional performing accomplishments, and pedagogy will attract and retain students to the wide variety of program offerings at Pacific’s Conservatory. Excellent applied lesson teaching is the primary responsibility. Additional opportunities include faculty led chamber music performances including the Pacific Arts Woodwind Quintet, and coaching students in ensemble and chamber music settings. Audio and/or video recordings may be requested at a later date.
|Basic Qualifications || |
College-level experience highly desirable. A master’s degree, or professional experience equivalent to a master’s degree is required. Applications from those willing and qualified to teach in related areas such as entrepreneurship/professional development, music theory, and musicology are encouraged.
|Additional Qualifications || |
• Proven evidence of the ability to attract, retain, and inspire diverse students across multiple areas of interest.
• An ability to develop, mentor, and teach forward-thinking and relevant 21st century musicians at a level appropriate to their major.
• Demonstrated ability as a performer and collaborator with faculty colleagues as a chamber musician, soloist, and in other educational settings.
• Experience in developing multi-faceted and entrepreneurial musical concepts that can be delivered through studio teaching, performance, and/or in class settings.
• Being a part of a highly motivated and invested faculty that puts student learning at the forefront of the university’s mission.
|Physical Requirements || |
The physical demands described here are representative but not definitive of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Requires extended periods of sitting and repetitive hand/wrist motion while using
computer keyboard and phone. Occasional standing, walking, climbing stairs, bending, stooping and reaching. Occasional lifting up to 25 pounds.
Work Environment/Work Week/Travel:
Work is primarily performed in a standard office environment. Work performed during standard business hours with the exception of special events, meetings, and other activities scheduled on evenings and/or weekends
|Special Instructions || |
Review of applications starts immediately and will continue until position is filled.
Please send a letter of application, c.v., and list of three professional references, all in electronic format, to: MusicSearch@pacific.edu
|Contact Information || |
About Pacific’s Conservatory of Music
Founded in 1878, Pacific’s Conservatory of Music has been delivering an outstanding music education for more than 140 years. 259 majors enrolled in the Conservatory’s undergraduate and graduate programs in Fall of 2018. Degree programs are offered in vocal and instrumental performance, composition, jazz, education, management, therapy and history. Passionate and dedicated faculty artists/scholars provide a rigorous and supportive learning environment. Students have access to a recording studio in addition to technology and composition labs, and draw on the rich artistic and cultural diversity of Northern California. Seminars and master classes with accomplished alumni and visiting artists along with numerous performance opportunities help prepare graduates for a life in music. To learn more, visit http://go.pacific.edu/conservatory.
About University of the Pacific
Established in 1851 as the first chartered institution of higher education in California, University of the Pacific prepares students for professional and personal success through rigorous academics, small classes, and a supportive and engaging culture. Widely recognized as one of the most beautiful private university campuses in the West, the Stockton campus offers more than 80 majors in seven schools. The university’s distinctive Northern California footprint also includes a campus in San Francisco, home to the Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, and in Sacramento, home to the Pacific McGeorge School of Law.
For more information, visit www.pacific.edu. Pacific is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to broadening the diversity of its workforce.
|Contact Email ||MusicSearch@pacific.edu |