The School of Music at Middle Tennessee State University seeks applications for a full-time teacher and performer of tuba in a tenure-track appointment; asst/assoc rank. Primary duties include teaching of undergraduate and graduate applied tuba, development of a strong tuba studio, performance of solo and chamber music, and recruiting and service to the profession. Additional duties depend on the individual strengths of the candidate selected and the needs of the school, and will include some combination of teaching euphonium, coaching or conducting brass ensembles, teaching of brass literature and pedagogy, teaching of brass techniques and/or other subjects. Evidence of an active performance career is required; higher education teaching experience is preferred. Doctorate in music by the beginning date of the appointment is desired; ABD candidates considered. Alternatively, a documented active and substantive teaching and performing career (coupled with a masters degree) will be considered in lieu of a doctorate. Start date: August 1, 2012.

To apply for this position, go to and follow the instructions on how to complete an application, attach documents, and submit online. Review of applications begins October 31, 2011 and continues until position is filled. Rank and salary are commensurate with education and experience. EO/AA employer.