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Perform as a soloist/orchestral/collaborative artist while maintaining and developing a national and international profile
Maintain visibility as an artist/performer and teacher at the state, national, and international levels
Effectively recruit, retain, and mentor a strong class of undergraduate, MM and DMA students
Provide effective service to the profession as well as to the College and University
Demonstrate a commitment to support College of Music and University diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging initiatives through teaching, scholarly and creative endeavors, continuous development, and modeling inclusive behaviors
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.
Master’s degree and/or commensurate performance experience at the professional level
Significant orchestral, chamber, and solo experience
Evidence of successful recruiting and studio teaching at the university level
Ability to work effectively with colleagues across disciplines
Demonstrated commitment to working successfully with a diverse student population
Evidence of a national and/or international reputation
Required Application Materials
a letter of application
a curriculum vitae
the names and contact information for three references that can attest to the qualifications listed above
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The MSU College of Music Mission: To provide the highest quality professional instruction; to instill in students a dedication and desire to achieve excellence and understanding in all aspects of their musical education; to develop their abilities to the highest professional standards; to expand cultural awareness and diversity; to provide access for comprehensive non-degree instruction; to participate in community, state, regional, national and international arenas through service, teaching, research and performance; and to support an excellent faculty vitally engaged in significant research, scholarly and creative endeavors.
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Spartans work every day to advance the common good in uncommon ways.Together, we tackle some of the world?s toughest problems to find solutions that make life better?from alternative energy to better food safety to breakthrough medical and environmental applications achieved through rare isotope research.We teach. We explore and we discover. We collaborate and lead. We innovate, inspire, and empower. We achieve our potential and create circumstances that help our students and others achieve theirs.We're good at it, and we've been at it for more than 150 years.The nation?s pioneer land-grant university, MSU began as a bold experiment that democratized higher education and helped bring science and innovation into everyday life. The revolutionary concept became a model for the nation.Today, MSU is one of the top research universities in the world?on one of the biggest, greenest campuses in the nation. Home to nationally ranked and recognized academic, residential college, and service-learning programs, we?re a diverse community of dedicated students and scholars, athletes and artists, scientists and leaders.In ways both practical and profound, we work to create a stronger, more sustainable, and more hopeful future for all.