Artist Faculty in Organ (School of Music)

Maine, United States
Salary Not Specified
Jun 07, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time

Job Details

Position Title:
Artist Faculty in Organ (School of Music)


City, State:
Gorham, ME

Music - PMUS

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Statement of Job:

The School of Music at the University of Southern Maine invites applications for an Artist Faculty Position in Organ. The applicant will be required to teach applied organ, organ improvisation, organ literature and organ pedagogy. Other courses according to the needs of the school and the candidate’s expertise. This candidate will assist in recruiting organ students to the program, will coordinate with the keyboard area head and the director of the School of Music. The School of Music seeks, for this position, a strong performer with extensive performance experience and a demonstrated success as a teacher, knowledge of literature and performance practices.

The person in this position will teach applied (private) organ lessons to any organ major or any other student interested in organ study. They will also teach organ literature and pedagogy to organ performance majors. Additional duties include assisting in recruiting, attending keyboard juries, adjudicating auditions to the program and other coursework as the needs of the School of Music intersect with the candidate’s areas of expertise. This is a temporary position based on the student need each semester.


Bachelor’s degree in music. Master’s Preferred.

Other Information:

Materials must be submitted via "Apply for position." You will create an applicant profile and complete an application. You will need to upload a cover letter, resume/curriculum vitae, a list of the names and contact information for three references, and a separate document which includes a link to a video of performance.

All required materials must be submitted by June 27, 2021. We are not able to consider applicants who require Visa sponsorship support.

Appropriate background screening will be conducted for the successful candidate.

The University of Southern Maine is an EEO/AA employer, and does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender expression, national origin, citizenship status, age, disability, genetic information or veteran’s status in employment, education, and all other programs and activities. For inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies: Equal Opportunity Office, 101 North Stevens Hall, University of Maine, Orono, ME 04469-5754, 207.581.1226, TTY 711 (Maine Relay System).

Work Year Calendar:
Academic Year (Sept-May)

Required Documents:
Cover Letter, CV/Resume, References, Video Link List