Classification InformationPosition Classification Title Adjunct Faculty
FLSA Exempt Position Class (Extract From Banner or PA) 99999 EPA Position Type Faculty JCAT 206000
Primary Purpose of the Position
The Department of Music is seeking an Adjunct Professor to teach all percussion instruments to all undergraduate students. The candidate will teach applied percussion students as well as a Fundamentals of Music course.
Primary Function of Organizational Unit
The music program offers a broad range of learning experiences inside and outside the classroom to diverse students. Our music curriculum prepares students to meet opportunities in an evolving global marketplace critically, creatively, and/or artistically. Program completion will lead to careers as well as advanced studies in music and/or other disciplines.
Position InformationWorking Position Title 2023-2024 Adjunct Faculty Music - Percussion-1
Building and Room No.
Fine Arts 112
Appointment Type Time limited If Time Limited. Yes Appointment Length. 5 months Position Number AJC088
Requirements and Preferences
Position required to work during periods of adverse weather or other emergencies No
Master's Degree or higher in Music Education or a related field, from an accredited institution. The candidate must have at least 2 to 3 years of experience in Music Education or a related field.
Normal Work Schedule
Varies depending on Faculty course schedule
Department Required Skills
The Music Department also provides instruction in music to students majoring in other disciplines as part of the university's general education requirements and in an effort to promote the study and enjoyment of music as necessary for healthy and enriched living. Instruction is provided by faculty committed to teaching effectiveness, scholarship, and service toward the enhancement of the artistic and cultural life of the university and the greater community.
Preferred Years Experience, Skills, Training, Education
Doctorate Degree in Music Education or a related field. Evidence of 2 years or more of successful teaching experience at the university level. An outstanding performer on all percussion instruments.
Required License or Certification
Valid US Driver's License No Commercial Driver's License Required No Physical Required No List any other medical/drug tests requiredPrimary Responsibilities and Duties
Primary Responsibilities and Duties
Describe the specific job duties related to this competency
The candidate must have the ability to teach undergraduate applied percussion to music majors and all interested students. The candidate must also be able to teach an introductory-level music theory course, Fundamentals of Music. This position will require the timely submission of mid-term grades, final grades, as well as student learning outcome assessment data.
Percentage Of TimePosting Details
Posting DetailsInternal Posting Only No
Position Type Faculty Time Limited Position Yes Appointment Length
Salary Commensurate with education and experience Open Date 08/16/2023 Close Date 05/31/2024 Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions Summary
Please Note: This Position is subject to the successful completion of an employment background check If no applicants apply who meet the required competency and T&E requirements, then management may consider other applicants. Salary would be determined based on competencies, equity, budget, and market considerations. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of completing an electronic application. The application must be completed in full detail (including work history) for your qualifications to be considered. Failure to complete the application completely may result in you not being considered for the vacant position. Your application for the position will not be complete until you receive an online confirmation number at the end of the process of applying for a position.Supplemental Questions
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