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Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
Assistant Director of the Bearkat Marching Band and Director of Basket Ball Band; conduct the University Concert Band; Coordinate Summer Programs with the Center for Music Education, including online Graduate and Professional Development offerings, teach courses in conducting, music education and others as needed by the School of Music; assist the Director of Bands with the overall administration of the university band program; develop and manage online curricula for music courses, recruit students for university bands; work effectively with faculty and students to build and maintain a productive relationship with public school music programs. This is a non-tenure track, annually renewable position.
Other Specifications/Instructions for the Position:
Submit application, letter of interest, vita, university transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to https://shsu.peopleadmin.com. Other supporting materials may be requested at a later date. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the postion is filled. Questions regarding the search may be directed to Dr. Matthew McInturf, Chair –Visiting Assistant Director of Bands Search Committee, School of Music, Sam Houston State University, P.O. Box 2208, Huntsville, TX 77341-2208
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Internal Number: 21462
About Sam Houston State University
For more than 130 years, Sam Houston State University has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The Measure of a Life is its Service", echoes across SHSU's six colleges and beyond its Texas campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. Named for Sam Houston, Texas' greatest hero, SHSU continually strives to honor its historical roots through academic excellence that includes exceptional teaching from faculty members who care as much about their students' success as they do about furthering the knowledge of their fields. While embracing its legacy, SHSU also strives to meet the needs of contemporary students, both traditional and online. With over 20 bachelor's and graduate degrees available entirely online, and more in development each semester, SHSU Online is quickly becoming one of the best online universities in Texas.