Assistant Professor of Music

Position ID: 44004
Location
Institution: 
Middle Georgia State University
College/Div/School: 
Media, Culture and Arts
Department: 
Music
Branch Campus: 
Macon, Georgia
Position Description
Job Class: 
Assistant Professor
Job Description: 

FACULTY APPLICATION - PLEASE COMPLETE AND EMAIL WITH SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS

SCHOOL/DEPARTMENT: Media, Culture, & the Arts
PRIMARY LOCATION: Macon
POSITION: Faculty
JOB TYPE: Full Time
POSITION CLOSE DATE: Until Filled
DESCRIPTION:

Middle Georgia State University (MGA), a Unit of the University System of Georgia, invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Music position. Candidate selected for employment will be subject to a background check

RESPONSIBILITIES: This position involves teaching a 4/4 course load, scholarship, student advisement, and service. Travel among our campuses will be required as needed. Teaching responsibilities will include day and/or evening classes, online and/or hybrid courses, and video-conference classes.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

• Doctorate in Music with emphasis in Commercial Music, the Music Industry, or Choral Music (MA considered at the lecturer level, with an adjusted teaching load).

• Ability to deliver student-centered learning in a variety of courses related to the candidate’s discipline.

• Commitment to diversity.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

• Proficiency in a secondary area of emphasis among the categories of Commercial Music, the Music Industry, or Choral Music.

• Experience in and commitment to classical and non-classical forms (i.e. jazz, gospel, or diverse commercial genre).

• Prior teaching experience.

• Experience with online and/or hybrid delivery of instruction.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Applications accepted until position filled. For preferred consideration, apply by September 30, 2019.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:

Application materials should be emailed as one PDF attachment to recruitment@mga.edu with the subject line “10017833 Assistant Professor of Music, Macon, 8.21.19”. Application materials must include (1) an MGA faculty application, (2) a letter of interest, (3) a curriculum vitae, (4) a statement of teaching philosophy, (5) names and contact information of four references, and (6) unofficial transcripts. Paper application materials will not be accepted.

FACULTY APPLICATION - PLEASE COMPLETE AND EMAIL WITH SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS

CIP Discipline Code: 
Music, General
Choral Music
Music Performance, General
Jazz/Jazz Studies
Degree Levels: 
Doctorate
Masters
Position Type: 
Faculty
Dates
Application Deadline: 
Position Starting Date: 
Status
Vacancy Status: 
ACTIVE

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University System of Georgia
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The University of Georgia
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