Position Title Instructor of Music (Applied)
The School of Music at Ball State University invites applications for ongoing
part-time semester faculty appointments to teach applied music coursework in
an on-campus environment.
Inclusive Excellence Statement
At Ball State University, Inclusiveness and freedom of expression are a part
of our enduring values and inform all of our efforts. We encourage applicants
to familiarize themselves with our Inclusive Excellence Plan to learn more
about our commitment and to identify how you might contribute to these
Benefits and Community
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Appointment Type Other
Length of Appointment PT Semester
Primary assignment will initially include teaching applied lessons, coaching
chamber music, or conducting ensembles.
Master's degree from an accredited college or university and a documented
history of professional activity in the area of assignment.
Authorization to work in the US Candidates for searches must have current
authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship.
Demonstrated ability to recruit and retain quality students on the collegiate
level, exceptional creative/scholarly background.
Pre-Employment Screening Requires successful completion of a background
check and education verification.
Position Title(s) Supervised
Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that
is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women,
minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly
encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration
for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age,
disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.
About Ball State University
Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, on an attractive campus
45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 22,000 graduate and
undergraduate students enroll in one of eight academic colleges that offer 120
undergraduate programs. We offer more than 140 master's, doctoral,
certificate, and specialist degrees, with many of them ranking among the best
in the nation. We engage students in educational, research, and creative
endeavors that empower our graduates to have fulfilling careers and meaningful
lives enriched by lifelong learning and service, while we enhance the
economic, environmental, and social vitality of our community, our state, and
Department School of Music:600040
Department Email or Phone Number 765-285-5402
Posting Number 202100771F
Number of Vacancies Multiple
Desired Start Date 08/23/2021
Position End Date 05/01/2022
Posting Date 08/09/2021
Applications Accepted Through Date 01/07/2022
Open Until Filled No
Information regarding transcripts The option to upload transcripts is
available. Original, official transcripts showing the highest related degree
earned is required at the time of hire (even if obtained at BSU). Degree
verification will be conducted.
Special Instructions Summary
A link to one or more video recordings of live performances is a required
upload in the “Other” section of Applicant Documents section of this
In the Applicant Documents section of this application, you have the option
provide an Inclusive Excellence statement describing how you would contribute
to the development of a diverse and inclusive learning community at Ball State
University through your teaching, research, and/or service. Please include
examples of your contributions when possible. Word limit 500. Applicants
selected for interview will be required to provide this statement.
Search Committee Chair Name and Contact Information
Ryan Hourigan, Director
School of Music
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Inclusive Excellence Statement