Adjunct Instructor, Director of Jazz Ensemble (Visual & Performing Arts)
Position Overview: The Department of Visual and Performing Arts invites applications for the part-time position of Director of the Merrimack College Jazz Ensemble for the 2014-2015 academic year. This position carries the rank of adjunct instructor within the Department of Visual and Performing Arts. The Merrimack Jazz Ensemble rehearses a wide variety of music in the jazz idiom for two hours weekly, and performs concerts at the end of each semester. The Jazz Ensemble is an ensemble available for credit within the Department of Visual and Performing Arts. The Director is responsible for all aspects of the musical growth, development, and recruitment of the ensemble, while working with a student leadership Executive Board.
Qualifications: A Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education or Performance or equivalent professional experience is required; a Master’s in Music is preferred. The director is expected to have a demonstrated record of achievement in the musical field and a regional reputation.
To Apply: Please send a cover letter, resume/CV, and list of three references to Dr. Hugh Hinton at firstname.lastname@example.org, or Dr. Hugh Hinton, Director of Campus Music Activities, Merrimack College, 315 Turnpike Street, North Andover MA 01845. Electronic submissions preferred. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.
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