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Lecturer, Clarinet, Department of Music, UCSB

Position overview

Position title: Lecturer, Clarinet

Application Window

Open date: July 25th, 2022

Next review date: Friday, Aug 12, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Friday, Aug 19, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

The Department of Music seeks to appoint a clarinet instructor for a part-time, non-tenure track lecturer position at the University of California, Santa Barbara, during the 2022-2023 academic year. Instructional duties will include teaching clarinet lessons and coaching chamber music. The Department is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research, teaching and service. The position is open until filled. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

The applicant must hold a minimum of a master’s degree in clarinet performance

The applicant must have 3 years experience of professional solo chamber music performance

Preferred qualifications

The applicant should be able to articulate a successful student recruitment strategy to help retain and attract clarinet students

The applicant must possess a background that includes significant knowledge of solo, chamber and orchestral repertoire

The applicant is expected to have excellent interpersonal and organizational skills

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V. PDF format required.

  • Cover Letter - PDF format required.

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statements will be reviewed for evidence of teaching such as effective strategies used for the educational advancement of students in various underrepresented groups. This can include contributions to the advancement of equitable access, diversity, and opportunity in higher education. Statements must be included upon submission of application. Statements will be reviewed for all candidates who meet the basic qualifications

  • Sample Recordings - Sample recordings not to exceed 10MB of recent performances (PDF file with a list of dates performed)

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)

Please include phone numbers of your references. References will only be contacted for the shortlist of candidates.

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Campus Information

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program Policy: All Covered Individuals under the policy must provide proof of Full Vaccination or, if applicable, submit a request for Exception (based on Medical Exemption, Disability, and/or Religious Objection) or Deferral (based on pregnancy) no later than the applicable deadline. Please refer to Appendix F, Section II.C. of the policy for the deadlines applicable to new University of California employees. (Capitalized terms in this paragraph are defined in the policy.) Federal, state, or local public health directives may impose additional requirements.