Assistant Professor, Music (Applied Clarinet)



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Corpus Christi, TX

College Of Liberal Arts Faculty

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Corpus Christi, Texas

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Job Description

The Department of Music at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi invites applications for a 9-month, tenure-track Assistant Professor of Music in Applied Clarinet. Responsibilities will include teaching applied clarinet and secondary areas depending on the candidate’s experience and qualifications. The successful candidate will be expected to work within a team-oriented department culture and undertake other duties according to the needs of the department. Appointment will begin fall 2022.

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Music. The Performing Arts Center features a concert hall with flexible acoustics designed by Jaffe-Holden Acoustics, and is the principal performance venue of the Corpus Christi Symphony Orchestra and the Corpus Christi Chorale, as well as student and faculty performances. More information about the TAMUCC music department can be found at:

Required Qualifications:

  • A terminal degree in the candidate’s area of expertise (DMA or PhD). Advanced ABD will be considered; degree must be conferred at the time of appointment. The candidate’s application should address graduation plans in the letter of application.
  • Evidence of excellence in applied instruction and classroom teaching.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Evidence of excellence in a secondary area.
  • Evidence of accomplishment as a performer, teacher/mentor, and scholar.
  • Evidence of success in the ability to recruit and retain a successful clarinet studio.
  • Evidence of ability to work as a congenial colleague, including collaborative music endeavors.

How to apply

All required documentation must be submitted to be considered for the position.

A completed application will include:

1. A letter of application addressing qualifications listed

2. Curriculum vitae

3. Copies of all unofficial academic transcripts

4. Three professional references, including name, address, title, telephone number, and email address

5. A document with hyperlinks to video and/or audio recordings of recent live performances (25-30 minutes in length). Recordings should reflect a broad range of styles.

The posting will remain open until a finalist has been selected. Review of applications will begin January 2, 2022.

Please direct any inquiries to Dr. Scott Pool, Search Chair, [email protected].

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

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