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Adjunct Professor - Percussion

Trine University
Angola, Indiana
Date posted
May 22, 2024

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Arts, Music
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Part Time

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Adjunct Professor - Percussion

Angola, Indiana


The Trine University Department of Music seeks a skilled percussion educator to serve as a part-time instructor of marching percussion. Primary responsibilities of the position include running percussion music sectionals during regular rehearsals, teaching percussion-specific marching techniques, arranging percussion music as needed, maintaining percussion equipment, and managing percussion needs section during the semester. Instruction will occur on Trine University’s Angola campus. The fall 2023 semester appointment will primarily consist of band camp, rehearsals, and regular season home games, though specific schedule requirements will be determined between the director of music and the applicant.

Applicants should send a detailed CV, a letter describing their qualifications for teaching the classes and copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts. 


A bachelor’s or master’s degree in music or relevant experience teaching marching percussion is required. Preference will be given to those with at least a master’s degree in music and experience as a percussion educator.


Trine University

From our programs, to our faculty, to our facilities, to the positive impact our work has on communities everywhere, we've been setting our standards higher at Trine for more than 130 years. You'll see excellence in:

  • Our beautiful 450-acre Angola campus, with more than $176m invested in enhancements since 2000
  • Our consistent ranking among the Midwest’s best universities by U.S. News & World Report
  • The success enjoyed by many of our alumni in their chosen fields
  • Programs like Innovation One that offer students hands-on experience with real-world projects that benefit businesses, the community and the world

One of the largest employers in Steuben County, Trine prides itself in its employee retention, outstanding benefits, creative work environment, and its contribution to the community.

Trine University remains committed to cultivating diversity, inclusion and fairness. As a leading private institution of higher education, Trine fosters a culture of understanding, growth, and inquiry; values the diverse qualities of its students, faculty, and staff; promotes an inclusive environment free of discrimination and intolerance; and welcomes everyone.

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