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Johns Hopkins University Piano Faculty - Full-Time in Baltimore, Maryland

The Peabody Preparatory is pleased to announce a Full-Time Piano teaching position in the Piano Department at the Peabody Preparatory, a division of the Peabody Institute of The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD commencing January 24, 2022.

Candidates should be experienced in teaching students of all ages and levels (beginner to advanced) as part of the Peabody Preparatory's Piano Department. Candidates should be comfortable teaching both private piano lessons and small group classes and adult learners.


Teach piano lessons (30, 45, and 60 minutes in length) at the Peabody Preparatory's Howard County, Towson, and Downtown campus locations during the fall and spring semesters (32 weeks). Additional teaching opportunities are available during the summer (6 weeks). Depending on availability, potential other opportunities may be available.


Located in the heart of Baltimore's Mount Vernon Cultural District, the Peabody Institute was founded in 1857 as America's first academy of music. Peabody trains musicians and dancers of every age and level through its degree-granting Conservatory and its community-based Preparatory school of music and dance. The Peabody Preparatory shares space with the Peabody Conservatory in downtown Baltimore and has three satellite branches in Towson, Annapolis, and Howard County, MD. The Preparatory has approximately 2,000 students studying all orchestral instruments, guitar, piano, voice, dance, theory, composition, early childhood, orchestra, chamber music, and more.

The Preparatory Piano Department welcomes students of all ages and abilities, from beginner to advanced. Beginners and young students will begin with our Piano Enrichment classes. More advanced students are encouraged to audition for the Peabody Piano Academy, our most selective program for talented and motivated piano students.

The Piano Department offers several ways for students to enrich their education, including studio recitals, repertoire classes, master classes with guest artists, and the Music Certificate Program. The Peabody piano faculty is a group of highly experienced pianist-teachers who are also busy as performers and recording artists.

  • Master's degree in piano performance required. Doctoral degree or equivalent experience and training preferred.

  • Documented successful teaching experience required.

  • Demonstrated successful performing experience encouraged.

COMPENSATION: Dependent upon experience.

Please send a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references. Video links to your teaching are encouraged. The position will remain open until filled, but for best consideration, apply by October 29, 2021.

Job Type: Full Time Johns Hopkins University is committed to active recruitment of a diverse faculty and student body. The University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities and encourages applications from these and other protected group members. Consistent with the University’s goals of achieving excellence in all areas, we will assess the comprehensive qualifications of each applicant.