The University of Southern Mississippi is currently accepting applications for
the position of Musician.
118 College Drive
Hattiesburg, Mississippi, 39406-0001
Division School of Music
Position Type Staff
Employment Status Part Time
Grant Funded No
Posting Close Date Open until filled
The University of Southern Mississippi School of Music seeks qualified
musicians in all fields, specialties and instruments for hire on a per service
basis. The School of Music is a comprehensive music program that provides high
quality experiences for students and community members through a variety of
musical activities. These activities are essential to the development of our
students. Occasionally, the School of Music must supplement these musical
activities with highly qualified musicians, directors, conductors,
technicians, creative staff and lecturers from a variety of specialty areas.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Perform with a high level of professionalism
Wear appropriate concert dress, as indicated by the conductor
Provide a professional quality instrument in good repair as needed and appropriate
Follow all performance directions of the conductor as appropriate
Be present at least 10 minutes before all scheduled services
Performs other duties as assigned.
Professional level performance, conducting or technical theatre skill level,
as determined by the Director.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Minimum Qualifications Professional level performance, conducting or technical
theatre skill level, as determined by the Director.
About The University of Southern Mississippi
Founded in 1910, The University of Southern Mississippi is a comprehensive
doctoral and research-driven university with a proud history and an eye on the
future. A dual-campus university, Southern Miss serves students on campuses in
Hattiesburg and Long Beach, in addition to five teaching and research sites in
Mississippi and through Online at Southern Miss. Since 2006, our students have
collected three Truman Scholarships and 18 National Science Foundation
Graduate Research Fellowships. USM students also lead Mississippi with 21
Goldwater Scholarships, an honor that recognizes the next generation of great
research scientists. Our Drapeau Center for Undergraduate Research affords our
students meaningful research opportunities, and as a proven leader in
innovation, we conduct transformative research that translates into real-world
solutions. As one of only 36 institutions in the nation accredited in theatre,
art and design, dance and music, we are a haven for creativity and artistic
expression. In the classroom or lab, on the playing field, or in the
performance hall, we strive to have a positive impact not only on our
students, but also the world around us. Further information is found at
As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer/Americans with
Disabilities Act institution, The University of Southern Mississippi
encourages minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities to apply.