Music Department Chair, Associate/Full Professor
University of Central Missouri in Missouri
|Deadline||January 17, 2014|
|Date Posted||December 4, 2013|
|Type||Tenured, tenure track|
The chair's responsibilities include: acting as an advocate for the Department of Music within and outside the university; supervising budget, personnel, curricula, class scheduling/staffing, student recruitment, and music equipment inventories; providing support for area and faculty initiatives; and teaching courses in an area of personal expertise.
Qualifications: Doctorate required. The University seeks an individual with leadership abilities and administrative experience as well as a record of high quality professional achievement and successful university-level teaching. Applicants should demonstrate: effective communication, interpersonal, and management skills; ability to work effectively with department faculty across different areas; ability to represent the department with other campus constituencies as well as the local/regional community; commitment to collaborative and transparent leadership. Each applicant should have a national presence in his/her field of music; evidence of creativity/innovation in the area of curriculum development; knowledge and appreciation of various avenues through which faculty and students can and should engage with music (e.g. music education and pedagogy, performance in both traditional and contemporary/popular music, scholarly research, technology as a creative/productive medium as well as a supportive means to other ends); and evidence of successful activity in the areas of public relations and marketing.
How To Apply
You can apply for this position online at https://jobs.ucmo.edu