Baylor University Assistant or Associate Professor of Applied Oboe / English Horn in Waco, Texas

Job Title Assistant or Associate Professor of Applied Oboe / English Horn

Vacancy Number (HISTORICAL) F015629

Vacancy Number F015629

Position Type Faculty

City Waco

State TX

Zip 76798

Position Description

Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For.” The university is recruiting new faculty with a deep commitment to excellence in teaching, research and scholarship. Baylor seeks faculty who share in our aspiration to become a tier one research institution while strengthening our distinctive Christian mission as described in our strategic vision, Pro Futuris. ( As the world’s largest Baptist University, Baylor offers over 40 doctoral programs and has almost 17,000 students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries.

Music has historically served Baylor University as a direct link to the greater world beyond its campus. Baylor’s mission allows the School of Music to articulate and to celebrate Christian values. The School of Music has more than 3,500 alumni worldwide teaching and performing as musicians and engaged in a broad range of disciplines. The rigor and depth of the School of Music’s academic courses, thoughtful and caring mentoring by professors, and outstanding solo, chamber music, and large ensemble experiences result in a rich multi-faceted education.

Rank Assistant Professor to Associate Professor

Tenure Information Tenure Track/Tenured


• Teach undergraduate and graduate level Oboe/English Horn • Teach Oboe/English Horn pedagogy classes in music education sequence • Coach chamber music and participate in faculty chamber ensembles • Maintain an active, professional profile • Other duties, as assigned, according to qualifications and division/school needs.

Required Qualifications

• MM degree in Oboe/English Horn required

Preferred Qualifications

• DMA preferred

Rank and Salary Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Part-Time / Full-Time Full Time

Special Conditions for Eligibility

Posting Detail Information

About Baylor

Working at Baylor is so much more than simply having a job! As part of the Baylor family, employees not only receive a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical and dental insurance, and fantastic automatic retirement contributions, they also get to experience Baylor.

-Experience the culture of working for an institution consistently ranked as a “Great College to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education -Experience a mission driven organization based on a strong Christian commitment ( -Experience Baylor academics with outstanding tuition remission for eligible staff and qualified dependents -Experience our beautiful campus with access to libraries, museums, and recreational facilities such as our fitness center, athletic courts, an indoor swimming pool, and the Baylor marina to name a few -Experience our great dining facilities and enjoy an employee discount -Experience Baylor athletics with reduced admission or free access to athletic events -Experience Baylor through many more wonderful events and programs that take place on campus each year -Conveniently located in Waco, Texas, Baylor University is approximately 90 miles from both the Dallas-Fort Worth and Austin areas. To learn more about life in Waco, visit

EEO Statement

Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant’s religion among its selection criteria. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.

Desired Start Date 08/01/2018

Open Date 11/17/2017

Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Special Instructions to Applicants

Screening of applicants will begin January 5, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled.

Applicants should submit electronically a signed letter of application, curriculum vitae, and links to audio or video recordings of recent performances which represent a variety of styles and genres The links should be uploaded in the “other” or “media file” category.

If applicants advance in the search process, additional materials (including official academic transcripts, contact information for three references from whom letters of recommendation may be requested, and video demonstrations of teaching) may be required.

Please direct inquiries to Dr. Todd Meehan, Chair of the Oboe/English Horn Search Committee (