Position Information Position Information Position Title: Lecturer in Music Education Position Number: 000550 Full-time or Part-time: Full Time Department: Performing & Fine Arts Posting Number: 0401209 SHRA/EHRA: EHRA (Faculty) Job Category: Professional Hiring Range: Commensurate with Education and Experience Minimum salary: Commensurate with Education and Experience Maximum salary: Commensurate with Education and Experience Overall Position Competency: EHRA Description of primary duties and responsibilities:
Primary Purpose of the Organizational Unit:
Vision: The Department of Performing and Fine Arts will be the cultural and intellectual center for Fayetteville and its environs.
Mission: The primary mission of the Department of Performing and Fine Arts is to produce graduates in the performing and fine arts – music, dance, theater, visual arts – that will be leaders and advocates in their respective fields. The Department is also committed to building community through the arts by being a resource for performing and fine arts pedagogy, cultivating a climate where creativity flourishes, and engaging the community with the production and dissemination of the performing and fine arts.Description of Work Continued:
Primary Purpose of the Position:
The primary purpose of the fixed term, renewable lecturer/adjunct assistant Professor in Music Education is to teach music education related courses, supervise student teachers, instrumental/vocal methods, and applied lessons and ensemble in area of expertise. Additional responsibilities may be assigned according to the needs of the department and the abilities of the candidate in one or more of the following areas: music history, music appreciation, music technology, and jazz. The candidate will sustain, develop and promote with the vision and energy of the music education, including leadership of and liaison with the faculty. It is expected that the successful candidate will be active as a performer on and off-campus and as a collaborative artist in chamber music. Recruiting and maintaining a successful studio and active participation in local, regional, and national organizations are also expected.
Duties and Responsibilities:
1. Teaching music education related courses supervise student teachers, instrumental or vocal methods, and applied lessons and ensemble in area of expertise and any additional courses as needed by the department according to expertise.
2. Maintain an effective and collaborative relationship with all academic departments’ program assistants and coordinators.
3. Assist with and/or coordinate related department events esp. recruitment) in accordance with applicable policies, regulations, laws and guidelines.
4. Establish and maintain positive relationships and partnerships across campus, with outside organizations and with external and internal peers and constituents.Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:
Possess a Master’s degree in music performance/music education by the appointment date, documented success in teaching.Knowledge skills and abilities: Preferred Qualifications:
Experience working in higher education
PhD in Music Education preferred
Sufficient piano skills to assist accompany students in lessons and performances is welcomed
All new employees are required to have listed credentials/degrees verified prior to employment. Transcripts should be provided for all earned degrees and/or the degree which is being used to satisfy credential/qualification requirements. Transcript requests are the responsibility of the candidate.EEO Statement:
This position is subject to the successful completion of an employment background check. An employment background check includes a criminal background check, employment verification, reference checks, license verification (if applicable) and credit history check (if applicable).
Fayetteville State University is committed to equality of educational opportunity and does not discriminate against applicants, students, or employees based on race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, disabling condition, political affiliation or sexual orientation. Moreover, Fayetteville State University values diversity and actively seeks to recruit talented students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds.Veteran's Statement
Fayetteville State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and seeks priority referrals of protected veterans for our openings.Supplemental Questions
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- Cover Letter
- Resume/Curriculum Vitae
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