All applicants will be considered, but preference will be given to those with a successful record of teaching oboe at the university level. University teaching experience in the secondary area is highly desirable.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
Duties include teaching undergraduate and graduate applied oboe and academic classes in an area of expertise such as music theory/sight-singing/ear-training (preferred) or music history, actively recruit and maintain a studio of oboe majors, and perform with faculty chamber groups.
Other Specifications/Instructions for the Position:
Submit application, letter of interest, vita, university transcripts, three current letters of recommendation, contact information for three additional references (please list these additional references in the “reference contact information” section), and a media presentation. The media presentation document should include a list of URL's of recent recordings including repertoire information and performance date. Other supporting materials may be requested at a later date.
Questions regarding the search may be directed to: Dr. Patricia Card, Chair – Oboe Search Committee, School of Music, Sam Houston State University, PO Box 2208, Huntsville, TX 77341-2208, firstname.lastname@example.org, (936) 294-1383. The search committee will begin review of applications as soon as received.
Please note: References provided in the References section of the application will receive an automated email reference request at the time the application is submitted.
Internal Number: 26651
About Sam Houston State University
For more than 140 years, Sam Houston State University (SHSU) has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The measure of a Life is its Service," echoes across SHSU's eight colleges and beyond campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. SHSU is an inclusive institution whose mission is to provide high quality education, scholarship, and service to student and to regional, state, national and international constituencies.
SHSU offers over 90 bachelor degree programs, over 55 masters and 11 doctoral programs, including the nation’s first PhD in Forensic Science, SHSU offers an exceptional college experience. SHSU is classified as a "Doctoral Research University" by the Carnegie Commission on Higher Education. The Chronicle of Higher Education named Sam Houston State University among the nation's best universities to work for in nine consecutive years "Great Colleges to Work For" survey results.
SHSU is a university that thinks big but feels small. With a student population of over 21,500 students, SHSU prides itself with creating a close community. Located in the "piney wood" region of East Texas,... Huntsville is less than an hour's drive north of Houston, which enables the university community to maintain a small town atmosphere with easy access to the nation's fourth largest metropolitan area.
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