Music - Assistant Professor of Music, Full Time Tenure-Track, Flute or Clarinet Studio - Metropolitan State University of Denver in Denver Colorado

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Metropolitan State University of Denver

Denver, Colorado 80217

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Assistant Professor of Music, Full Time Tenure-Track, Flute or Clarinet Studio


Provide woodwind (flute or clarinet) studio instruction to music majors and minors. Teach woodwind techniques, chamber music, and courses in either theory or musicology. Provide creative leadership for a large urban undergraduate woodwind program, serving as coordinator for instruction, juries, and auditions. Engage in creative professional and scholarly activities, and perform service to the Department, University, and professional communities. Work in active partnership with the faculty to recruit and retain students.

Required Qualifications

“ABD” in music or Master’s degree in flute or clarinet performance plus significant local recognition.

Preferred Qualifications

Doctorate in music, or Master’s degree in clarinet or flute performance plus significant national recognition. Experience coordinating a college woodwind program, including recruiting. Demonstrated community engagement (e.g. K-12 schools, community partnerships, service learning, etc.). Experience teaching music theory or musicology courses at the college level. The successful candidate must have the ability to work with, and be sensitive to, the needs of a diverse urban population. The University is particularly interested in applicants who have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds and a demonstrated commitment to improving access to higher education for under-represented groups. Metropolitan State University of Denver is an equal opportunity employer and encourages women and minorities to apply.

Special Instructions to Applicants

IMPORTANT: In order to be considered as an applicant you must apply via the online application system,
Semi-finalists will be required to provide representative audio and/or video recordings of recent performances and three letters of recommendation. Digital media, such as streaming video, is preferred.
Official transcripts will be required of all finalists.
If you cannot attach any documents at time of application, please submit them electronically to Christine Collins at
Label it as Search # F 459
Hard Copies can be submitted to:
Metropolitan State University of Denver
Music Department
Campus Box 58, P.O. Box 173362
Denver, CO 80217-3362
Phone: (303) 556-6974 | Fax: (303) 556-2714

Keyword Phrases

  • MUS - Music
  • Diverse institution
  • Urban environment
  • Comprehensive college offering bachelors & masters
  • Music (instrument)
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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