Adjunct Instructor of Music
Category: Adjunct Faculty
Department: College of Arts & Sciences
Locations: San Antonio, TX
Posted: Dec 10, 2020
Closes: Open Until Filled
Position ID: 126963
About Our Lady of the Lake University:
On the foundation of faith, wisdom and trust in Providence, Our Lady of the
Lake University (OLLU) prepares graduates to transform their communities,
families and professions.
OLLU, founded in 1895 by the Congregation of Divine Providence, is a
coeducational comprehensive institution with an enrollment of more than 3,100
students. With its main residential campus in San Antonio and non-traditional
programs in San Antonio, Houston, the Rio Grande Valley (La Feria), and
online, OLLU has a presence in two of the largest cities in Texas, the border
region, and literally around the world.
The University offers more than 30 undergraduate majors and minors, 14
master's programs and three doctoral programs through its College of Arts and
Sciences, School of Business and Leadership, and the College of Professional
Studies. OLLU offers classes in daytime, evening, weekend and online formats.
The Department of Humanities and Social Sciences at Our Lady of the Lake
University in San Antonio seeks Adjunct Music Instructors to be included in
the general pool of candidates from which qualified part-time faculty will be
selected for the upcoming academic term. The deadline for application is
December 20 for consideration for the Spring semester and July 20 for the Fall
Primary responsibility will be to teach applied music lessons to both music
majors and minors. Other duties may include teaching additional classes as
needed (contingent upon enrollment).
The course(s) to be taught may include:
Private Instruction in Music
Sight-Singing I & II
Exploring World Music
Music History I & II
Minimum: Master's degree (MA, MM, MME, etc.) in Music (including classical
or jazz performance, musicology, ethnomusicology, composition/music theory,
etc.) or Music Education.
Demonstrated potential in applied voice and classroom teaching at the
Enthusiasm for connecting music to first-generation college students, both
majors and non-majors, and deep commitment to the mission and identity of
Willingness and ability to teach either in person or online.
Contract renewal is contingent upon evidence of teaching effectiveness.
For questions about the position contact: Dr. Jessica C. Hajek, Assistant
Professor of Music and Program Head, firstname.lastname@example.org.
OLLU seeks to attract, develop and retain the highest quality faculty, staff
and administrators. The University is committed to diversity and strongly
encourages applications from women and minorities. EOE.
Employment with Our Lady of the Lake University is contingent upon the
applicant undergoing a background investigation.
Our Lady of the Lake University uses E-Verify to confirm the employment
eligibility of all newly hired employees. To learn more about E-Verify,
including your rights and responsibilities, please visit www. dhs.gov/E-Verify.
Please complete the online Application for Academic Employment and attach the
Letter of Interest denoting position for which applying.
Resume and/or Curriculum Vitae.
Copies of all transcripts reflecting receipt of terminal degree in
discipline for which applying.
Listing of three professional references.
Two letters of recommendation emailed to email@example.com
For consideration for Academic Employment, all materials above must be
submitted together and at one time.
Incomplete packets for academic employment will not be considered.