Open June 28th, 2021 through Wednesday, Jul 28, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
University of California, Irvine, Department of Music
Call for applications for temporary teaching position
Studio Teacher, Jazz Piano
Seeking an instructor in jazz piano during the Fall Quarter of 2021. Basic qualifications include at minimum 5-years of one-on-one studio or private instruction in jazz piano, a Bachelor's degree in Music and professional experience. Preferred qualifications include mastery of post-WWII modern jazz piano and its repertoire, and a visible and significant record of performances and/or recordings as a jazz pianist; Master’s degree in Music. Duties of the instructor include (but are not limited to) giving individual 50-minute lessons per week for ten weeks (Sept. 23 - Dec. 10). Instruction is at the university undergraduate level for jazz piano majors.
Applicants should hold an appropriate educational degree and professional experience. Terms and conditions of employment are subject to UC policy and any appropriate collective bargaining agreements.
In-person instruction anticipated, but is subject to safety policy governed by the State of California and Cal/OSHA.
HOW TO APPLY
Applications must be submitted online at
To be considered, completed applications must be submitted by July 28, 2021.
Completed applications will consist of a cover letter indicating your area(s) of interest, a curriculum vita, teaching statement, statement of contributions toward diversity, sample teaching evaluations (if available), and a list of three references (contact information only). Please do not send materials - application process is solely online.
Qualifications include at minimum 5-years of one-on-one studio or private instruction in jazz piano, a Bachelor's degree in Music and professional experience.
Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
Teaching Statement - See our guidance for writing a reflective teaching statement.
Inclusive Excellence Activities Statement - Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to inclusive excellence will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence. See our guidance for writing an inclusive excellence activities statement.
Authorization to Release Information Form - A reference check will be completed only if you are made a tentative offer to a Professor or Professor of Teaching series, at any rank. Download, complete, sign, and upload the form: https://ap.uci.edu/wp-content/uploads/AuthReleaseForm.pdf
Sample Teaching Evaluations (if available) (Optional)
- 3 required (contact information only)
Contact information only
The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.