Position Title:Low Brass Faculty (trombone, euphonium, or tuba)
Salary and Rank:Commensurate with experience
Reports to:Chair, Department of Music
Starting Date:July 2021
Position Description/Summary: The Southeastern University Department of Music invites applications from energetic and creative individuals for an open position in applied music. Primary responsibilities will be the applied instruction of low brass instruments (trombone, euphonium, or tuba), brass techniques, and teaching in a secondary area relevant to a 21st century music professional. Special consideration will be given to candidates that offer a commercial music, entrepreneurial, or technology background. The successful candidate will be actively engaged in recruiting quality students by conducting outreach in high school programs across the region, as well as maintaining involvement with local, state, and national wind and percussion communities through clinics, adjudication, and performances. Candidates must be committed to excellence in music/music pedagogy and the Christian mission of Southeastern University.
Essential Duties and Functions:
Master’s degree in instrumental performance (Doctorate in instrumental performance preferred).
Demonstrable success in effective studio teaching and student achievement.
Demonstrable success in student recruitment.
Demonstrable success in developing positive relationships with secondary school instrumental directors and community members.
Active involvement in professional organizations at the state, regional, and national level is expected.
The preferred candidate will also engage in continued scholarship to achieve national visibility.
Serving on university and department committees as assigned.
Integrating a Christian worldview throughout the curriculum.
Application: In a single email to firstname.lastname@example.org with subject line—Music Position, submit (1) a letter of interest detailing relevant qualifications, (2) a curriculum vitae with contact information for five references, (3) a solo repertoire list of past performances, 4) links to video/videos of the candidate teaching an applied student (minimum 15 minutes), (5) links to video/videos that are representative of the candidate’s performance skills (minimum 15 minutes), and (6) a statement of the candidate’s Christian faith. Please provide the letter, vitae, and faith statement as PDF files. Only weblinks to performance and teaching videos will be accepted (i.e., no CDs, DVDs, etc.). Additional materials may be requested at a later date. For first consideration, completed applications must be received by April 5, 2021. The position is open until filled.
Human Resources Southeastern University Lakeland, FL 33801 (863) 667-5249 Fax: (863) 667-5200 email@example.com
Questions related to the position can be directed to:
Edward H. Bryant
Chair, Department of Music
Associate Professor of Music
Lakeland, FL 33801
Southeastern University is a Christian liberal arts university affiliated with the Assemblies of God. Candidates must be compatible with the institution’s Christian mission and purpose. Women, minorities and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Visit cam.seu.edu to learn more about Southeastern University and the College of Arts & Media.
Southeastern University is an affirmative-action, equal-opportunity employer.
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About Southeastern University
Applicants should send completed SEU employment application http://www.seu.edu/employment/open-positions/ along with cover letter with vita/resume to:
1000 Longfellow Blvd.
Lakeland, FL 33801
Fax: (863) 667-5200
Southeastern University is a Christ-centered institution of higher learning. We are committed to equipping the next generation of leaders so that they can go into the world as influential servants in their careers and their communities.