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Sessional Instructor - Department of Music - Faculty of Arts (Fall 2021)

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Department of Music - Faculty of Arts
Sessional Instructor
Fall 2021

The Department of Music at the University of Prince Edward Island invites applications for a sessional instructor in Applied Cello for the 2021-2022 academic year.  Duties include individual studio instruction of the techniques and artistry of cello performance. This position is subject to final budgetary approval.

Application Instructions:

Successful applicants will have at least a Bachelor’s degree in Music, significant performing experience on the cello, and evidence of effective teaching of the cello at the university level.

Qualified applicants already on the UPEI Sessional Roster will be given priority.

Applicants should submit a letter of application, a current curriculum vitae, and two recent letters of reference to:

Dr. Karem J. Simon, Chair

Department of Music

University of Prince Edward Island

Charlottetown, PE  C1A 4P3


In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. UPEI is committed to the principle of equity in employment.

Closing date for applications is April 30, 2021; however, applicants will be considered until the position is filled.

UPEI encourages all qualified applicants to apply for job openings; however, in keeping with the terms and provisions of the university’s various employment and collective agreements, first priority will be given to internal candidates.