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Assistant Professor of Trumpet

Posting Information

Posting Information

Position Title Assistant Professor of Trumpet
Job Posting Number 20180034FAC
Job Location San Marcos
Department School of Music
Position Description

Recruit and teach well-qualified graduate and undergraduate trumpet students in applied lessons and related courses, such as chamber music. Maintain an active performing career, including faculty chamber performance collaboration. Serve on committees and related duties as assigned by the Director of the School of Music.

Required Qualifications

Doctorate in performance, or equivalent achievement as a professional artist and an earned Master of music degree. Successful teaching and significant professional performing experience are required.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience recruiting and full-time teaching at the college level. Record of jazz artistry and experience teaching in jazz styles.

Application Procedures

Only applications submitted through the Texas State University website will be accepted and considered, https://jobs.hr.txstate.edu/postings/19991. To ensure full consideration, please submit the following by October 23, 2017: a letter of application, curriculum vitae, names and contact information for three references, an unofficial transcript for highest degree.

The selected candidate will be required to provide official transcripts from all degree-granting universities.

Proposed Start Date Fall 2018
Open Date
Review Date 10/23/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled? Yes
Legal Notices

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Employment with Texas State University is contingent upon the outcome of record checks and verifications including criminal history, driving records, education records, employment verifications, reference checks, and employment eligibility verifications.


Texas State University is a tobacco-free campus. Smoking and the use of any tobacco product will not be allowed anywhere on Texas State property or in university owned or leased vehicles.


Texas State University is a member of the Texas State University System. Texas State University is an EOE.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Transcripts
  4. List of References
Optional Documents
  1. URL - Teaching Video
  2. URL - Audio File
  3. DD 214/DD1300
  4. Veteran's Preference