Full-time Assistant Professor, Jazz Drumset
Desautels Faculty of Music
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
The Desautels Faculty of Music invites applications for a full-time tenure-track probationary position at the rank of Assistant Professor in Jazz Drumset, commencing July 1, 2019. The applicant must hold a Master’s degree from a recognized university, or an equivalent combination of education, professional performance, and teaching/coaching experience.
We are seeking an outstanding jazz performer with a compelling record of performance success, but one who also has a demonstrated ability to foster the creative spark in others through teaching and mentoring. Equally important is the ability to develop and sustain productive and long-term musical partnerships within the Desautels Faculty of Music, the University, and the wider community, rooted in a shared vision of an outstanding jazz program. She/he will play a critical role in outreach to public school music programs and in student recruitment.