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Job Details: Director of Music

Job Title:

Director of Music

Submitted on:

May 20, 2022


Commensurate with experience

Start Date:

August 10, 2022


9 months

Job Summary:

Directing the university performance groups (concert choir, chamber singers, concert band, athletic band) and teaching music theory courses; recruiting to the music program; mentoring music student campus organizations; and fulfilling university responsibilities as needed.


• Must be able to direct vocal and instrumental performance groups.
• Must have music theory expertise.
• Will be expected to teach core music theory courses as well as advanced theory courses when needed.
• Support and participate in academic recruiting and retention efforts.
• Communicate in a courteous manner, exhibiting support of the diversity and overall development of students, faculty, and staff.
• Must have a strong work ethic and lead by example.
• Must be a professional, credible and respected representative of the institution internally and in the community.
• Demonstrated willingness and ability to act ethically and socially responsible.
• Strong organizational, management, and interpersonal skills are necessary.
• Strong communication skills demonstrating the candidate to be a positive motivator.
• Must be able to lift more than 50-lb. objects; frequent bending, stooping, and walking.
• Can be exposed to a variety of weather conditions for periods of time.
• Ability to communicate in a courteous manner.
• Perform other duties as assigned by the Provost or designee.

The omission of specific statement of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position.


The qualified candidate will have previous experience in conducting vocal and instrumental groups, recruiting, and teaching music theory courses.

Required: Previous collegiate teaching experience required;
Preferred: Ph.D. or DMA preferred

Applicant Must Submit:

  • Letter of Application

  • Resume

  • Three Reference, current addresses and phone numbers

  • All Unofficial Transcripts

  • Self-Identification of Disability Form

  • Self-Identification of Veterans Form

Fill out an Online Application