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Associate Music Director

Posting Information

Posting Information

Position Title Associate Music Director
Job Posting Number 20180053FAC
Job Location San Marcos
Department Department of Theatre & Dance
Position Description

Responsibilities of the Associate Music Director include, but are not limited to: music direction for one show per season; music direction for new musical commissions or workshops; accompanying classes, on-campus auditions, season auditions, production rehearsals, senior showcase, class finals, special projects, master classes, and professional auditions on campus. The position also involves weekly private coaching sessions and aiding students in building their audition book repertoire. This is a non-tenure-track position without course teaching assignments.

Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree; demonstrated proficiency in accompanying, conducting, and vocal coaching; extensive professional experience in musical direction; exceptional communication skills; and strong collaborative skills.

Preferred Qualifications

Graduate degree in music; experience teaching at the collegiate level; New York and/or national touring credits; proficiency in arranging, orchestration.

Application Procedures

For full consideration all application materials must be received by November 1, 2017. Only applications submitted through the Texas State University website will be accepted and considered, https://jobs.hr.txstate.edu/postings/20688. Interested applicants should submit the following materials: a cover letter, CV/resume, and three references.

The selected candidate will be required to provide official transcripts.

Proposed Start Date Fall 2018
Open Date
Review Date
Close Date 11/01/2017
Open Until Filled? No
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. List of References
Optional Documents
  1. DD 214/DD1300
  2. Veteran's Preference
  3. Resume