Student Staff

The Department of Music is committed to promoting student employment opportunities that can provide valuable work/education experience. Mutually, the department benefits and grows with the vast talents, insight, and enthusiasm students bring to these roles. 

We are currently taking applications for the 2023-24 academic year. To apply, submit the Student Employment Application and include your resume.

Find more information and resources on the Financial Aid Student Employment page. 

Music Office Assistant

Supervisor: Jennifer Wright, Manager, Operations and Undergraduate Recruitment

Assist with department operations, academic support, student services, special projects/events, open house programs, Recital Class attendance/programs, calendars, publicity, concert programs, and general office tasks.

Music Operations/Events Team

Supervisor: Nicholas Strawn, Performance and Operations Assistant

Assist with facilities operations, Denison Music Hall activities, ensemble rehearsals, concert preparation, and performances/special events. Students will be trained on handling the sound system and recording equipment in Harkness Chapel. Special assignments include percussion representative and team lead.

A/V Technician

Supervisor: Nicholas Strawn, Performance and Operations Assistant

Provide recording services for ensemble concerts, student recitals, Recital Class and recording sessions, move equipment during events, demonstrate equipment to users, and complete post-production work. Fundamental recording techniques include: microphone placement and operation of recording equipment, comping, mixing, and mastering. Competency with Pro Tools, YouTube, and Zoom. Training provided by Graham Rosen, Audio Recording Engineer. 

Computer Lab Monitor

Supervisor: Ken Wendt, IT Coordinator (The Core)

Independently monitor the computer lab during weekend/evening hours, sign out equipment to students/faculty/staff, check returned equipment for damage, notify supervisor of faulty equipment, monitor office supplies for printers, clean monitors and keyboards/mice, and organize lab.