Academic and Faculty

Adjunct Instructors, Music Department -- CLOSED

School of Arts and Sciences

The Department of Music at Missouri Southern State University in Joplin, Missouri seeks applicants for Adjunct Instructor to teach on campus in the area(s) of Applied Saxophone, Applied Percussion and Applied Piano. Must have a Master’s degree in the related discipline area, (PhD preferred.)  Certification in certain fields may also be accepted depending on subject matter.  Employment will require a background check.  

Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae with the names, addresses, email and phone numbers of three references, and unofficial transcripts to   Official transcripts are required within 45 days of hire. Application review begins immediately and will continue until the position(s) has been filled. 

MSSU is an EOE employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among faculty and staff.  Applicants must be lawfully authorized to work in the United States. E-verify participating employer.



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