Posting Number F000237
Position Title Associate/Full Professor of Music and Department Chair of
Division College of Arts & Sciences
FLSA Status Exempt
Faculty Status Tenure Track
Supervisor Title Chair Music
Status Full-time Tenure-Track Faculty
Tenure Track Yes
The Department of Music in the College of Arts and Sciences at North Central
College seeks candidates at the rank of advanced Associate or Full Professor
to serve as Department Chair, beginning August 1, 2022. The successful
candidate will have an earned doctorate in music (PhD, DMA, or EdD).
Preferred areas of specialization include, but are not limited to: Music
Education, Jazz Studies, Orchestral Conducting, or Music Industry.
The successful candidate will have an established and ongoing record of
academic achievement; evidence of effective leadership of faculty; and a
commitment to ensuring programs thrive while joining departmental goals with
the College's strategic plan. The Department of Music offers BA degrees in
Music, Jazz Studies, Music Composition, Instrumental Performance, Vocal
Performance, Piano Performance, and the BME. degree in Choral Music Education
and Instrumental Music Education. The Department of Music also offers multiple
student performing opportunities in choral music, wind band, orchestra, jazz,
and chamber music. The Chair will supervise the department budget, curriculum,
class scheduling, and music facility-related issues. We are especially
interested in candidates who seek to contribute to and provide leadership for
our new Race and Ethnic Studies minor.
We value diversity and are committed to social justice, equity, and
inclusiveness. Experience working with diverse student populations or
communities will be weighed in a candidate's favor.
Founded in 1861, North Central College is a nationally recognized institution
of about 3000 students, located in Naperville, IL, a thriving suburb just west
of Chicago. The College is in a period of growth with the addition of a $60
million Science Center opened in March 2017. North Central College is within
walking distance of the Naperville Metra station and is next to downtown
Naperville. The Naperville area is home to many excellent school districts and
Naperville, IL has been ranked as one of the best places to live by Money
magazine. For more information, please visit: https:// www. noctrl.edu. North
Central College is an EEO Employer.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae,
statement of teaching philosophy, and a list of three references with contact
information in an electronic format
https: // northcentralcollege.peopleadmin.com/postings/8897 For further
information, please email Dr. Jonathon Kirk, Chair, Department/Search
Committee, at email@example.com.
Review of applications will begin December 1, 2021 and continue until the
position is filled. Applicants who would enrich the diversity of the campus
community are strongly encouraged to apply.
An offer of employment is contingent upon successful completion of the
College's background screening process.
Number of Vacancies 1
North Central College is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to increasing
the diversity of our workforce. NCC provides reasonable accommodation to
applicants with disabilities where appropriate. If you need reasonable
accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process, please notify
the Office of Human Resources at 630-637-5757 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Determinations for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant
Applicants who would enrich the diversity of the campus community are strongly
encouraged to apply.
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