Artist Lecturer of Cello and Chair of String Pedagogy



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Job description

Athens OH

Posting Number: 2016972F

Job Description

RESPONSIBILITIES – Primary responsibilities include teaching applied cello (undergraduate and graduate levels), overseeing string methods for music education majors, and coaching chamber music. Recruitment of qualified undergraduate and graduate cello students is an essential part of the position.

The successful candidate will enhance and develop coursework in an exciting 21st century string pedagogy program. This program will coordinate with the Athens Community Music School and Ohio Valley Center for Collaborative Arts to create, build grant support for, and organize a regional string initiative for pre-college students in our broader community.

Minimum Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS – Masters or equivalent required. Evidence of outstanding musical artistry and effective teaching is required. Ability to recruit, administer and maintain an active cello studio.

Preferred QualificationsExperience in string pedagogy and community-based initiatives preferred. Experience with certified teaching method and successful non-academic studio teaching desired.


Pay Rate:Salary is commensurate with experience and credentials. Employees also enjoy a generous benefits package which includes health benefits, paid time off, and education benefits for employees and eligible dependents

Posting Close DatePosition will remain open until filled. For full consideration, please apply by January 15, 2019.

Job Category: Faculty – Non-Tenure Track (Group II)


Planning Unit: College of Fine Arts

Campus: Athens

Applicants may contact this person if they have questions about this position.
Steven Huang, search committee chair.

Applications Accepted From
Public: Open to the Public

How to apply

Please complete the online application and fully describe qualifications and related experience in a current vita accompanied by a cover letter indicating how your skills and experience match the requirements specified in the position announcement. Be prepared to attach: CV, cover letter and list of 3 references with current contact information. Additionally, as part of the application online, you will be prompted for contact information for three additional reference letter providers (for a total of 6) that will submit a reference letter through a system-generated quick link that is emailed directly to them. Please provide YouTube or other electronic link to live recordings.

Review of applicant materials will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. Transcripts may be requested at a later date. For full consideration, please apply by January 15, 2019

This position is eligible for the following benefits:
Level 4 – Medical/Rx, Vision, Dental, Ortho; Basic/Supp/Dep Life; Educ. Benefits; Sick Leave; Holidays Paid; Retirement

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