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Visiting Instructor or Visiting Assistant Professor of Music and Associate Director of Bands
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College of Fine Arts, Fain
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Starting Date
April 17, 2019
Closing Date
June 17, 2019
Percussion specialist, full-time, nine-month term, non-tenure track faculty position as Visiting Instructor of Music or Visiting Assistant Professor of Music. Responsibilities include to teach a twelve-hour load equivalency each semester, to include a combination of percussion and music courses, ensembles, direct university pep band, assist the director of bands, or other courses commensurate with experience and/or department needs. In addition, assess students, hold office hours, and engage in department, college, and university service. This includes, but is not limited to, recruiting, establishing strong working relationships with colleagues, and representing the music department on and off campus.
A master's degree in music performance with a specialization in percussion is required for Visiting Instructor appointment. A Doctorate of Music is required for Visiting Assistant Professor appointment.


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, complete applications must be received by May 8, 2019.  Applications will be accepted until position is filled.  Electronic submission of materials is highly encouraged, and must include a letter of interest addressing specifics to anticipated duties, curriculum vitae, three live hyperlinks of recent performances, and contact information for three to five references.

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Michelle Arnett, Secretary
MSU Texas
College of Fine Arts, Fain
3410 Taft Blvd.
Wichita Falls, TX 76308-2099

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3410 Taft Blvd.
Wichita Falls, TX 76308-2099

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