Director of Bands - Visiting Professor

  • West Liberty University
  • West Liberty, WV
  • Jul 18, 2022
Full time Music

Job Description

The Department of Music and Theater seeks to hire a faculty member to serve as Director of Bands. This is a 9-month, full-time temporary position.

Duties and Responsibilities:
The successful candidate will be responsible for directing the Marching Band as well as other large instrumental ensembles. Excellent written, oral, and digital communication skills, organizational skills, and documented success as a teacher and conductor are expected as additional duties include teaching courses in Music Education and Conducting as well as other courses in area of expertise, and/or as needed by the Department of Music and Theater

Education and Experience:
A qualified candidate for this position is required to have a Master's Degree in Music; however, a Doctorate is preferred. Experience teaching K-12 and Applied Music is preferred, but it is not required.

West Liberty University ( is a small, comprehensive institution under the auspices of the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission.

West Liberty University is a four-year public university and West Virginia's oldest institution under higher education. Situated on a picturesque hilltop, just 10 miles from Wheeling, WLU is a small market metro with a rich heritage. Living costs are low, cultural opportunities, and schools make it a great place to live, work and raise a family. WLU features a main campus and a nearby satellite campus, located at the Highlands Shopping Complex. Both locations are minutes from Pennsylvania and Ohio borders, offering easy access to major airports, shopping, dining and entertainment.

West Liberty University is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from all interested individuals. Individuals who need assistance in the application process may contact Emily D'Aquila, HR Generalist / Recruiter at 304-336-8029 or emily.d' (do not apply to this email).

West Liberty University does not sponsor work visas. Applicants Must be authorized to work in the United States.


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