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Adjunct Orchestra Conducting Faculty

Lewis & Clark College, Portland, OR

Job - Education

Close Date: 01/20/2020

About the Position

Lewis & Clark College Department of Music invites applications for the temporary position of Adjunct Orchestra Conducting Faculty, to begin Spring Semester 2020. Adjunct Faculty are expected to be responsible and responsive members of the music department.

Please send a cover letter addressing your teaching and conducting philosophy, curriculum vitae, student evaluations, and a list of references to Michael Johanson, Chair, Lewis & Clark College Department of Music,

Lewis & Clark College is a private liberal arts college with 1900 undergraduates. An Equal Opportunity Employer, Lewis & Clark is committed to preparing students for leadership in an increasingly interdependent world, and affirms the educational benefits of diversity. (See
What You'll Do

Conduct a 50-person orchestra ensemble.
The Orchestra rehearses twice a week (Tuesday and Thursday, from 7:30-9 pm).
The Orchestra will perform in two concerts during the Spring Semester: a concerto performance, featuring winners of the Lewis & Clark concerto competition, on March 1st, and a choral-orchestral collaboration to be conducted by the Director of Choral Activities on April 26th

Must Haves

Master of Music or Arts required.
Proven record of orchestral conducting expertise.

Nice to Haves

Extensive performing and teaching experience.

Physical Requirements

Bending, standing, twisting, climbing stairs, sitting, walking, reaching, repetitive hand movements, seeing, talking, hearing

Work Schedule

Benefits Eligible: No

Pay Rate

$5,100 per semester

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