Visiting Assistant Professor in Music

Job Title:

Visiting Assistant Professor in Music




Department of Performing Arts

FLSA Status


Salary Range:

Salary to be determined by degrees held and experience

Bargaining Unit

VSC Faculty Federation

HR Contact:

Susan Rothschild

Date posted:



  • Although a doctorate is desirable, the successful candidate must possess at least a Master's degree.

  • A theory pedagogue with strong skills as a performing, collaborative pianist is preferred.

Examples of Work Performed:

  • Teach and refine curriculum for music theory, sight-singing and ear training courses, teach applied piano and keyboard harmony, as well as accompany student recitals and choral ensembles.

  • Demonstrate skills in leadership, collaboration, problem solving, and experience in student recruitment.

  • A commitment to diversity and inclusive practices is also expected, as is participation in the college-wide commitment to early and ongoing student success.

Application Procedure

Initial review of applications will occur February 15, 2014, and continue until the position is filled. Candidates should send a letter of intent outlining their qualifications, a statement of teaching philosophy, their curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts, three letters of reference, a CD/DVD, and a completed JSC application (available at Final offer of employment is subject to a fingerprint supported criminal background check.

JSC strongly encourages applications from members of ethnic minority groups and other under-represented backgrounds. JSC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a member of the Vermont State Colleges system. In compliance with ADA requirements, we will make reasonable accommodations for the known disability of an otherwise qualified applicant