Clinical Assistant Professor of Tuba and Euphonium (Non-Tenure-Track) - 1018769-6689

Job Posted 7/2/2023
University of Illinois
Urbana, IL
United States
Category Wind Jobs
Job Description
This job was posted by : For more
information, please see: **Clinical Assistant
Professor of Tuba and Euphonium (Non-Tenure-Track)**

**School of Music**

College of Fine and Applied Arts

University of Illinois

The University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign School of Music invites
applications for an Clinical Assistant Professor of Tuba and Euphonium.
This is a non-tenure-track position to begin August 16, 2023.

Located on the campus of one of the world\'s leading research
universities, the University of Illinois School of Music is a center for
creativity and collaboration through performance, research, and
education. Historically rich in tradition, the School of Music is a
resource for music research of all kinds, and offers bachelors, masters
and doctoral degrees to its nearly 700 students in many different fields
of study. Hosting a diverse population of faculty, students, and staff,
the School of Music embraces cutting-edge innovation and discovery while
providing an array of musical and engagement opportunities within the
artistic and educational communities of Urbana and Champaign. Please see for information regarding the University of
Illinois School of Music.


Teach undergraduate and graduate Tuba and Euphonium students in all
degree and diploma programs, including weekly lessons for each student,
a weekly Tuba and Euphonium studio class, and graduate-level Tuba and
Euphonium literature and pedagogy classes; additional teaching
responsibilities will be based on the candidate\'s other area(s) of
expertise. Maintain a professional career as an artist/teacher and/or
pursue music research appropriate to a Research I university; pursue an
active recruiting program that includes building relationships with
universities, national organizations, and schools and private teachers
statewide. Work with the Wind, Brass, and Percussion faculty to expand
engagement opportunities in Illinois school systems to nurture young
performers and assist with School recruiting efforts. Actively
participate in all events and programs where the visibility of the
University of Illinois faculty can serve as an asset for recruiting
and/or student success and morale. Service responsibilities include
committee work and other activities that benefit the School and its
students. Success in teaching and recruitment, professional creative
activity and/or research, and service will be evaluated as part of the
tenure process.

All employees of the School of Music are also expected to embrace the
following core ideals:

- Demonstrate a commitment to building and sustaining a diverse,
equitable, and inclusive environment, one that reflects the entire
State of Illinois.
- Support the University of Illinois\' dedication to being a community
of care.
- Demonstrate a commitment to student success and well-being through
both teaching excellence and broader mentorship.
- Seek out opportunities for collaboration with colleagues both on and
off campus, and both within and across disciplines.
- View recruiting and retention, particularly of members of
underserved communities, as fundamental to the position and to the
School\'s success.
- Work as a cooperative member of the School\'s community and serve as
a model of integrity and collegiality.
- Exhibit passion for your work, the School, and the role of music in
our society

Required Qualifications

- Artist/Teacher with an emerging or established national reputation
as a performer and/or pedagogue.
- Successful teaching experience at the university level.
- History of engagement with diverse audiences, collaborators,
knowledges, and traditions with respect to race, gender, and class.
- Experience performing and teaching multiple musical styles
including both classical and jazz.
- Master\'s degree in music or commensurate experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

- Chamber coaching experience.
- Classroom teaching experience at the university level,
- Demonstrated record of student placement and success.
- Facility with new technologies and platforms for recording,
creating, and distributing music.

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**Application Procedures & Deadline Information**

Applications must be received by 6:00 pm (CST) on July 3, 2023. Apply
for this position using the Apply Now button at the top or bottom of
this posting. Applications not submitted through will not be considered. Application material
should include:

- Letter of interest
- Curriculum Vitae
- Names and contact information of three references.

Interviews may begin prior to the close of the search but all
applications received by the close date will receive full consideration.
For further information about this specific position, please contact
Jennifer Steiling at For questions regarding the
application process, please contact 217-333-2137.

The University of Illinois System is an equal opportunity employer,
including but not limited to disability and/or veteran status, and
complies with all applicab