Visiting Assistant Professor Music – Horn



Job description

Iowa City, IA

The University of Iowa, School of Music is now accepting applications for Visiting Assistant Professor of Music – Horn. This is a three-year position pending positive annual reviews.

Duties: May include but not necessarily be limited to: teaching studio horn to graduate and undergraduate students; performing with the faculty brass quintet; participating in brass area recruitment activities; serving on recital committees; advising students; participating in service to the department, college, university, and community as appropriate; other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications: Master’s degree in horn (must be in hand by start date). Significant performing experience (including chamber music) and/or collegiate teaching experience.

Desired Qualifications: Earned doctorate or equivalent professional performing experience and teaching experience at the collegiate level.

Start Date: August 18, 2021

Review of Applications will begin on March 1, 2021. The position will remain open until filled.

How to apply

To ensure full consideration, candidates should provide the following required documents: a letter of interest, current curriculum vitae, names and contact information for three professional references. Statement of teaching philosophy, and audio or video links to at least two live performances (one solo and one chamber music performance). Online links must be embedded in a word document and should be accessible by direct link through domains such as YouTube or Vimeo.

Please apply for this position at and refer to requisition #74097.

The School of Music and the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences are strongly committed to diversity; the strategic plans of the University and College reflect this commitment. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran. The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

The University of Iowa is a major national research university located on a 1,900-acre campus in Iowa City in southeast Iowa, on the Iowa River near the intersection of U.S. Interstate Highways 80 and 380. Iowa is composed of 11 colleges, the largest of which is the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, enrolling most of Iowa's undergraduates.