Job Opportunities in the Department of Music

Music Department
Teacher of Applied Music, clarinet
Job Announcement
May 15, 2019

Washington University in St. Louis announces a part-time position as clarinet instructor to begin in August 2019. We are looking for a dynamic instructor in clarinet for both non-majors and music majors.

Qualifications: Teaching experience required, previous university-level teaching experience and performance profile preferred. MM in clarinet performance required.

Rank: Teacher of Applied Music, clarinet (non-tenure-track); renewable

Duties: Primary duty is teaching applied clarinet in multiple sections.

Deadline: Consideration of applications will begin on June 17, 2019 and continue until the position is filled.

Application: Candidates may apply by navigating to and searching for job opening 44141. Upload letter of application, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation via the Washington University Human Resources website for job #44141. Letters of recommendation may also be sent directly to Jennifer Gartley at

The Washington University Music Department is encompassed within the School of Arts & Sciences. The Department offers the following degrees: Bachelor of Arts in Music, Bachelor of Music, Master of Arts in Musicology and Theory, Ph.D. in Musicology and Theory. In addition to the music major, the Department also confers minors in music and provides lesson and performance opportunities for some 500 students per semester. Our applied music teaching staff includes members of the local jazz community and of the St. Louis Symphony. Our highly motivated, academically-oriented undergraduates pursue musical performance primarily as a means of personal enrichment and less commonly as a professional goal.

Washington University in St. Louis is committed to the principles and practices of equal employment opportunity. It is the University’s policy to recruit, hire, train, and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or genetic information.