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Posting Title Adjunct Instructor
Area of Specialty Music law, Music copyright issues and contract negotiation
Department UNT-Keyboard Studies-134340
Job Location Denton
Full Time/Part Time Part-Time
The College of Music and the G. Brint Ryan College of Business at the
University of North Texas come together for the MBA in Music Business. This
cutting-edge program combines a top-quality business administration curriculum
with hands-on learning in music classes geared
towards entrepreneurship and business tools for the 21st-century musician.
Built upon the foundation of the Music Business & Entrepreneurship program,
this MBA features a curriculum in management, marketing, finance, media, and
more for direct application to the music industry. The MBA in Music Business
welcomes students from all musical backgrounds including classical, jazz, and
The Department of Keyboard Studies seeks qualified individuals for its Adjunct
Instructor Pool and welcomes applicants at any time. This posting is for Fall
2021, Spring 2022, and Summer 2022 semesters. The specific courses involved
may vary from semester to semester and openings to teach these courses to
develop on a periodic basis, depending on department teaching needs.
The anticipated need is to teach one class in Music Law and Finance, to cover
topics including the basics of music law, music copyright issues, contract
negotiation, funding opportunities, and financial management for music
businesses and ventures. Fifty-one percent of teaching is to be on campus with
the remaining being on Zoom.
Bachelor's degree in any major, followed by a Juris Doctor degree from an
accredited law school.
Previous experience teaching at the university level is preferred.
Required License / Registration / Certification
Driving University Vehicle No
Security Sensitive This is a security sensitive position.
The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are
committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and
state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University
of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on
the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender
expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information,
or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational
programs and activities, and employment practices.
Physical Requirements Ability to communicate
Posting Number A500P
Position End Date (if temporary)
Special Instructions to Applicants
Quicklink for Posting https: // jobs.untsystem.edu/postings/50820
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