Adjunct Instructor, Orchestra Conductor

Lewis University

United States

December 23, 2021

Description

PAF/Position Details Position Title Adjunct Instructor, Orchestra Conductor

Position Status Adjunct Tenure Non-Tenured Rank Instructor

Job Description Summary

Lewis University's Department of Music seeks an active and charismatic orchestra conductor to begin immediately. As an adjunct instructor, the candidate will conduct the Metropolitan Youth Symphony Orchestra (MYSO), a 60-piece orchestra and a credit-granting ensemble in residence at Lewis University. With strong administrative support, the conductor will be actively engaged in and lead recruiting efforts. Salary is competitive to other adjunct positions in area and also includes an additional stipend paid by MYSO. Additional classroom teaching opportunities will likely also become available.

Responsibilities

Model the University Mission through dedicated job performance, service excellence to constituencies, respectful collaboration and active support of the University's Mission and Catholic and Lasallian higher education.

MYSO rehearses on Wednesday nights from 6-8:30pm with concerts scheduled on Wednesday evenings and Sunday afternoons. As the conductor and artistic director, the conductor will also work with the MYSO Board of Directors.

Teach one or more classes

Availability to hold office hours and meet with other faculty members and department chairs or directors when necessary

With administrative support, direct recruitment efforts for the orchestra

Serve as a model of professionalism and act as a resource for students within the teaching-learning environment.

Minimum Qualifications

Masters degree is required. Strong technology skills and college teaching experience preferred. Strong commitment to teaching and recruitment.

Preferred Qualifications Essential Duties Work hours

Posting Number F00292

Posting Date 11/17/2021 Closing Date Open Until Filled No Special Instructions Summary

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Optional Documents

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