Employment Opportunities

 
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and 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.
 

Academic Employment for Ladder Rank Faculty and Lecturers

Lecturer, Oboe, Department of Music, UCSB

The Department of Music seeks to appoint an oboe instructor for a part-time, non-tenure track lecturer position at The University of California, Santa Barbara, during the 2020-21 academic year.
 
Instructional duties will include teaching applied oboe 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. Applicants must meet the following qualifications:
 
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:
• The applicant must hold a minimum of a master’s degree in oboe performance
• The applicant must have 3 years experience of professional solo chamber music performances.
 
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
• The applicant should be able to articulate a successful student recruitment strategy
• 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
 
CANDIDATES ARE REQUIRED TO SUBMIT THE FOLLOWING:
• Cover letter – required in PDF format only
• Updated Curriculum vitae – required in PDF format only
• Reference Contact Information
• Sample recordings not to exceed 10MB of recent performances (including a PDF file with a list of dates performed) – required)
• Optional Documents: Statement of Contribution for Diversity
 
To receive full consideration for this position application materials must be received by Friday, September 11th, 2020. Thereafter, position is open until filled.
 
HOW TO SUBMIT YOUR SAMPLE RECORDINGS: Provide URL links (e.g., YouTube, Spotify, personal website) in the same PDF document that lists your performances).
 
SELECTION PROCESS: Committee will conduct reference checks by telephone.
 
HOW TO APPLY
 
Go to: https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/apply
Locate recruitment position Job # JPF01821
Click the view/apply to this recruitment link
Create applicant ID (username and password)
Provide requested information to complete application submission
 
The strengths and renown of our department and faculty can be found on our website: http://www.music.ucsb.edu/.
 
Apply to job# JPF01821 at https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/JPF01821 To receive full consideration for this position, you must complete your application on or before Friday, September 11th, 2020. Thereafter, position is open until filled. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.
 
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and 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.

Staff Employment

There are no open positions at this time.

Event Production

The Department of Music is currently hiring motivated students to be on the event production team! Please see the short description below. Those interested can apply via Handshake at the link provided. Students may need to make a Handshake account to apply. Any students having trouble accessing the posting can reach out directly to Anthony Garcia at apgarcia@ucsb.edu.
 
The Music Department production team is responsible for stage and performance support, either as an event usher or performance technician. Some experience is desirable but we are willing to train dependable and conscientious team players.
 
This job entails: 
  • Providing outstanding support before, during, and after performances
  • Assisting performers, professors, and fellow production staff
  • Being a team player
  • The ability to maintain a warm and professional attitude
  • Being reliable in meeting work schedule commitments
  • Customer service skills
  • In the technician role: setting up and striking productions, supporting all aspects of audio, lighting, staging, video, and podium operations for Music Department events
  • In the usher role: welcoming guests, distributing programs, setting up signage and promotional items, taking tickets, facilitating a professional and top-notch concert-going experience, ensuring that performance spaces and seating areas are clean and ready for performance
Apply on Handshake (may require a sign in):

Graduate Student Employment

For graduate students who have been assigned as or are interested in Teaching Assistantships and Readerships, please contact Carly Yartz at cyartz@music.ucsb.edu. New hire paperwork for graduate student employment is available from Carly, 1316D Music Building.