Assistant Professor of Music Education

first_imgJob SummaryThe Joyce and Henry Schwob School of Music at Columbus StateUniversity seeks an Assistant Professor of Music Education (with anInstrumental Emphasis). This is a tenure track, full-time positionto begin August 2021.ResponsibilitiesResponsibilities include: teach and team-teach undergraduate musiceducation courses, including courses such as instrumental methods,technology in music education, vernacular and jazz methods,conducting, and graduate courses – other courses may be assigned asappropriate and according to the needs of the school; placing andsupervising student teachers; advising undergraduate students;working cooperatively with the College of Education and HealthProfessions; building professional relationships with local,regional, and national music educators; maintaining an activeresearch program; assisting in the recruitment of highly qualifiedmusic majors; and participating in department, university, andprofessional service.Required QualificationsKey qualifications include: three to five years of successfulschool teaching experience; demonstrated potential for scholarlycontribution to the field; and a record of success as aninstrumental music educator with knowledge of instrumental (bandand orchestral) pedagogy and literature.Preferred QualificationsPreference will be given to candidates with a completed doctoratein music education. Applicants who are ABD will be considered;Preference will be given to candidates with experience in teachingat the college level. Preference may be given to candidates withexperience in wind band conducting.Required Documents to AttachReview of applications will begin immediately and will continueuntil the position is filled. Applications for part-time andfull-time faculty positions must include transcripts of allacademic work, and official transcripts must be presented prior tocampus visit if selected for interview. Applicants must have theability to meet Southern Association of Colleges and SchoolsCommission on Colleges (SACSCOC) requirements, in particular aminimum of 18 graduate hours in the teaching discipline. ColumbusState University is an Affirmative Action/Equal OpportunityEmployer, Committed to Diversity in Hiring.Required Documents to Submit with Online Application: All applications and required documents must be submitted usingColumbus State University’s online employment site and a completepacket must be submitted for full consideration. If applicable, anyinternational transcripts must be evaluated by an approved foreigncredential evaluator prior to submission.Contact InformationIf you have any questions, please contact Dr. Scott Harris, SchwobSchool of Music, Columbus State University, 4225 University Avenue,Columbus, GA 31907; or email [email protected] of EmploymentA successful criminal background check will be required as acondition of employment. Statement of Interest and QualificationsCurriculum VitaeThree references with emails and current telephone numbers(Will not be contacted without prior notification)last_img read more