Lecturer Artist/Teacher of Piano

University Park Campus
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
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School of Music


DUTIES: Teach piano primarily to undergraduate and graduate piano majors and selected non-majors; teach piano literature courses (a 400-level survey course and a three-semester sequence for doctoral students, offered on a two-year cycle); supervise doctoral student recitals and monographs; perform as a soloist and collaborative pianist with colleagues; and participate in the academic life of the School of Music. Additional teaching opportunities of other piano area courses, if any, to be determined by the candidate’s experience, background, and interests. QUALIFICATIONS: Professional performance experience, solo and collaborative; doctorate in music; college-level teaching experience. STARTING DATE: Fall semester, August 2018. APPLICATION: Send letter of application, a curriculum vitae, and names and contact information of three references addressing performance and teaching abilities, and a digital sound and video files that are attached to the cover letter (minimum of thirty minutes). Screening of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. The School of Music offers a full range of undergraduate and graduate programs, including the BM and MM in piano performance and the MM in piano pedagogy and performance, and the DMA in piano. Visit www.music.psu.edu for more information about our programs. We encourage applications from individuals of diverse background. Penn State is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity, and the diversity of its work force.