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Assistant or Associate Professor of Music
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Trumpet/Music Theory
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open until filled
The position will have a combination of duties to include applied brass lessons, undergraduate courses in music theory and aural skills, selected ensembles as needed, and other duties or courses as assigned. In addition, the successful candidate will maintain a record of professional performances, presentations and/or publications, perform regularly on major instrument, successfully collaborate with music faculty and ensemble directors, actively recruit, engage in departmental, university, and community service, develop relationships with area schools and directors, and be a positive representative of the university both on and off campus.
Appointment requires a doctorate in music. The successful candidate must be qualified to teach trumpet and all areas of the music theory sequence. Successful music teaching experience at the secondary or college level is preferred.


This position is designated as security sensitive and requires the finalist to complete a criminal background check.

Review of applications begins immediately. For full consideration, please submit materials before February 15, 2019. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Email a letter of interest addressing specifics to this position, curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy statement, three hyperlinks of recent performances, copies of unofficial transcripts, and contact information for a minimum of three references to Dr. Matthew Luttrell, Chair of Search Committee. Electronic submission of materials is preferred. Alternatively, the postal address is Midwestern State University, 3410 Taft Blvd., Wichita Falls, TX 76308.Please send information to the contact listed below.

Contact Information

Mailing Address

Dr. Matthew Luttrell, Chair, Search Committee
MSU Texas
3410 Taft Blvd.
Wichita Falls, TX 76308-2099

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Dr. Matthew Luttrell
(940) 397-4267

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MSU Texas
3410 Taft Blvd.
Wichita Falls, TX 76308-2099

About MSU

Midwestern State University is located in Wichita Falls, TX. With a population over 103,000, Wichita Falls is centrally located two hours between Dallas and Oklahoma City, OK. MSU has a student enrollment of approximately 6400 and competes in the Lone Star Conference (NCAA Division II).

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