Visiting Assistant Professor of Music - College of Wooster in Wooster Ohio

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College of Wooster

Wooster, Ohio 44691

United States

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Detailed Job Description

The Department of Music at The College of Wooster invites applications for a one-year visiting position in Upper Strings.  The successful applicant will possess professional level performance skills as a violinist and be able to teach viola, and will teach violin and viola to undergraduate music majors and non-majors, and possibly one course in a secondary area (interdisciplinary first-year seminar, music theory, music history/literature, music education, chamber ensemble coaching, Wooster Symphony Orchestra Concertmaster), depending on the candidate’s training and interest.  An earned masters or doctoral degree in violin performance or comparable professional experience is required.

Please submit: Curriculum vitae, 3 reference letters, unofficial transcript, and audio recording of violin performance are required.  The inclusion of a video recording of the candidate’s teaching and performance is preferred. Mailed materials should be addressed to Nancy Ditmer, Chair, Department of Music, Scheide Music Center, The College of Wooster, 525 E. University Avenue, Wooster, OH  44691-2363. Applications may be e-mailed to  Applications should be submitted by January 15, 2014, for full consideration. 

The College of Wooster is an independent college of the liberal arts and sciences with a commitment to excellence in undergraduate education. The College values diversity, strives to attract qualified women and minority candidates, and encourages individuals belonging to these groups to apply. Wooster seeks to ensure diversity by its policy of employing persons without regard to age, sex, color, race, creed, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, or political affiliation. The College of Wooster is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Employment is subject to federal laws requiring verification of identity and legal right to work in the United States as required by the Immigration Reform and Control Act. The College of Wooster is a drug-free workplace.

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  • Upper Strings
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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Non-Tenure Track
Salary: Competitive
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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