Assistant Professor of Instrumental Music Education

University of South Carolina School of Music in Rhode Island

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted August 18, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

Music: The University of South Carolina School of Music is accepting applications for Assistant Professor of Instrumental Music Education to begin August 2015. This position is 9-month, tenure-track. Responsibilities: Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in music education, provide expertise in instrumental music education, direct graduate student research, and supervise music education interns. Establish and maintain an active program of research and scholarly publication. Provide service to department, university, and music education profession at state, regional, national/international levels, and develop relationships with local school districts. Qualifications: PhD in Music Education required (ABD considered); expertise in instrumental wind and percussion music methods; at least three years public school band experience preferred; experience with mentoring, technology, online instruction, music education assessment, New Horizons Bands and other interests preferred. Applicants with interest and experience with communidy engagement, music entrepreneurship, music leadership, and/or other non-traditional career paths encouraged. Applicants must apply at, attaching a letter of application, teaching philosophy, and CV. Three current letters of recommendation and video of teaching should be mailed to: Instrumental Music Education Search, USC School of Music, 813 Assembly St, Columbia, SC 29208. Screening begins on September 30, 2014 and will continue until position is filled. The University of South Carolina is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

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