Graduate Assistantship - Choral
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LOCATION: Music Department - Choral

APPOINTMENT:
BEGINNING: January 7, 2013 ENDING: April 26, 2013
POSTED: REAPPOINTMENT: Possible
SEMESTER AVAILABLE: Spring 2013 POSITIONS AVAILABLE: 1


DUTIES:
Under the supervision of the University Choral Director, serve as a graduate assistant, provide piano accompaniment and serve as accompanist for A Cappella Choir, assist in directing sectional rehearsals as needed and perform other associated and clerical duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS: Applicant must have previous coursework covering theory of music as well as possess appropriate applied music skills on Piano.

  • Applicants must agree to enroll in a JSU graduate program (taking at least six (6) graduate hours per semester) and must maintain good standing
  • Applicants must possess the ability to communicate effectively in English
  • Applicants must demonstrate both the willingness and ability to work cooperatively with staff and students; multicultural exposure is preferred
  • Preference will be given to applicants who have experience in the kinds of duties required for this position
  • Preference will be given to applicants with demonstrated relevant administrative and computer skills
  • Applicant must possess appropriate undergraduate degree in music from regionally accredited institution
  • Preference will be given in consideration of applicant's grade point average in music as well as overall grade point average
  • Preference will be given to applicants with demonstrated relevant administrative and computer skills appropriate to music
  • Applicants must possess organizational, managerial and teaching skills appropriate for the administration of a large musical ensemble

COMPENSATION:
$520 per month (max 20 hours per week) plus tuition for six (6) graduate semester hours per fall and spring semesters and a total of six (6) graduate semester hours during the summer terms.

CONTACT:College of Graduate Studies
Graduate Assistantships
700 Pelham Road North
Jacksonville State University
Jacksonville, AL 36265-1602

SEND:
Application
Resume/vita
Transcripts
Three (3) letters of recommendation (at least one by a faculty member with whom you have studied

DEADLINE:
Applications are accepted at any time. To maintain an active status of your file an update of the application must be completed prior to each semester online at www.jsu.edu/graduate/gradassist.html. Applications may be reviewed at any time and positions filled.

Jacksonville State University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

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