Lecturer in Advanced Jazz Performance Percussion

University of California Los Angeles

Part-Time Lecturer Instruction in Advanced Jazz Performance Percussion

Job #JPF05653
  • Herb Alpert School of Music - ETHNOMUSICOLOGY

Recruitment Period

Open July 3rd, 2020 through Tuesday, Sep 1, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

Description

The UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music’s Global Jazz Studies IDP invites applications for a part-time lecturer position in Instruction in Advanced Jazz Performance: Percussion for the 2020-21 academic year. Salary commensurate with applicant qualifications and experience; percentage of appointment commensurate with teaching load.

Applicants should have advanced expertise in group and solo performance of a diverse mixture of Jazz percussion at the university level. Responsibilities will include individual student instruction. University teaching experience preferred. A bachelor’s degree preferred.

Applicants should submit the following items: a cover letter stating interest in the position, a comprehensive curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and a statement of contribution to diversity. In addition, please provide names and contact information for at least three professional references. The application deadline is September 1, 2020. Applicants may consider including online video links representing their teaching although doing so is not required.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see the UC Nondiscrimination and Affirmative Action Policy at: http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct

Job location

Los Angeles, CA

Requirements

Document requirements
  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
  • Statement of Teaching
  • Statement on Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion - An EDI Statement describes a faculty candidate’s past, present, and future (planned) contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion. To learn more about how UCLA thinks about contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion, please review our Sample Guidance for Candidates and related EDI Statement FAQ document.
  • Misc / Additional - Online video links representing teaching.
  • (Optional)
  • Statement of Research (Optional)
Reference requirements
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)