Instructor or Assistant Professor of Music Continuous search Fy23
Company: University of Minnesota
Posted on: March 16, 2023
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The University of Minnesota Duluth Department of Music seeks to develop a pool of candidates for possible temporary full or part-time Instructor/Assistant Professor of Music to teach Fall 2022 and Spring 2023. Persons selected will teach lower and/or upper division day and/or evening music courses and/or individual applied lessons to a diverse group of undergraduate and graduate students that cannot be staffed by regular faculty. Appointments are usually made on a semester-by-semester basis for fall and spring semester contingent upon student enrollment and the availability of funding.
Required/Essential Qualifications:For Instructor level positions, applicants must have a minimum of a Master's Degree in Music from a regionally accredited institution. For positions at the rank of Assistant Professor, applicants must have a completed doctorate in music (DMA, DA, PhD, EdD) from a regionally accredited institution. All applicants must have a minimum of two years demonstrated success and experience teaching music courses and/or music lessons at the K-12 level and/or collegiate level, evidence of successful professional experience in music at the regional level, and evidence of good written communication skills through a written statement of teaching philosophy and statement of ability to support the University's commitment to equity and diversity. Preferred qualifications:Preferred qualifications include a minimum of three years demonstrated success and experience teaching music courses and/or music lessons at the collegiate level, demonstrated evidence of successful professional experience in music at the state and/or national level, demonstrated evidence of effective teaching and communication skills, and a record of success working cooperatively and collaboratively with music colleagues.
How To Apply
Applications must be submitted online. For a complete position description and to apply for this position go to http://www1.umn.edu/ohr/employment/ and search for job opening 347980. To be considered for this position, please click the Apply button and follow the instructions. You will have the opportunity to complete an online application for the position and attach a cover letter and resume.Additional documents may be attached after application by accessing your "My Job Applications" page and uploading documents in the "My Cover Letters and Attachments" section. Complete applications must include: 1) Letter of Application 2) Current Curriculum Vitae 3) Contact information for three professional references 4) Statement of Teaching Philosophy 5) Statement of ability to support the University's commitment to equity and diversity 6) Unofficial transcript of the highest degree. The cover letter and CV/resume will be attached during the application process. Additional documents are attached on the "My Job Applications" page. A high quality CD or DVD of recent solo performances may be required at a later date as related to the position (CD/DVD's are not returnable). Complete online applications will be considered. This position will remain open until filled. Note: being a member of the pool does not ensure a contract will be offered; course offerings, and therefore teaching appointments, vary with demand and available funding. Please send any inquiries to Janice Hilger-Anderson at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 218-726-8207.To request an accommodation during the application process, please e-mail email@example.com or call (612) 624-UOHR (8647).
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