Assistant Professor of Music – Music Ed Choral
University of Memphis
Assistant Professor of Music – Music Ed Choral. This is a nine-month, tenure track, position in the Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music beginning August, 2019. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience.
The successful candidate will oversee the Choral Music Ed program. Teaching duties may include undergraduate and graduate music education classes (online and on-campus), conduct a choral ensemble and supervising music education residents. The faculty member will advise undergraduate students and serve as advisor to graduate theses and dissertations.
Other expectations include maintaining positive relationships with area school music educators, actively recruiting students for the Music Education program, service on School of Music, College of Communication and Fine Arts, and University committees and service to professional organizations within the field.
Professional engagement, including publications and presentations at state, regional, national, and international professional conferences, is expected.
Terminal degree in Music Education (ABD considered).
Candidate must have a minimum of three years of successful K-12 music teaching experience and experience teaching at the collegiate level. Candidate must demonstrate potential for continued scholarly research leading to articles in appropriate publications.
The accomplishments of candidates for this position must reflect their commitment to working with an inclusive student population, and their ability to contribute in meaningful ways to the diversity and intercultural goals of the university.
Go to: workforum.memphis.edu to submit an application. Items required at time of application include a cover letter, curriculum vitae and a list of three (3) references with contact information to include address, telephone number and e-mail address. After initial review, candidates may be asked to provide additional supporting materials including links to videos of teaching.
Review of applications will begin immediately and may continue until the position is filled.
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