Extraordinary Assistant Professor - Hip Hop and R & B Music

Location
Louisiana, United States
Salary
Salary Commensurate with experience
Posted
Apr 12, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

NOTICE OF VACANCY

 

The College of Music and Media of Loyola University invites applications for a faculty position to begin Fall 2021. The appointment will be made at the level of Extraordinary Assistant Professor (One-year renewable appointment, non-tenure track).

 

Qualifications:

  • The qualified candidate is experienced in Hip Hop and R&B music.
  • Skills in production, performance, recording, cultural studies, or business practices of  Hop and R&B
  • College degree or commensurate professional experience required, Graduate degree preferred

 

Duties:

  • Teach in the BS in Hip Hop and R&B program. This may include courses in production, performance, music technology, cultural studies, or other areas related to candidate’s expertise
  • Potential for interdisciplinary work with other degree program faculty (e.g., popular and commercial music, composition, music theory, music education, music therapy, visual arts and design, digital media) and in the development of distance learning programs.
  • Work in a collaborative manner and fulfill various roles in college and university activities.
  • Serve as an academic advisor and mentor to students.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

About Us: The School of Music Industry offers B.S and B.A. degrees in Music Industry Studies, Popular and Commercial Music, and Hip Hop and R&B within the College of Music and Media in a liberal arts university. The Department also offers minor tracks for B.M., B.B.A., and B.A. students. The Music Industry program provides students with instruction in music business, technology, communications, media, and music, as well as the liberal arts. Loyola University New Orleans, a Jesuit and Catholic institution of higher education, welcomes students of diverse backgrounds and prepares them to lead meaningful lives with and for others; through teaching, research, creative activities, and services, the faculty, in cooperation with the staff, strives to education the whole student and to benefit the larger community.

 

Applications: Candidates should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, sample writing, syllabi, productions, and other related materials, plus the names and contact information of three references via email to:  musicindustry@loyno.edu

 

Hip Hop and R&B Search Committee

Dr. Jeffrey Albert, Assoc. Professor and Director

School of Music Industry

College of Music and Media

Loyola University New Orleans

6363 St. Charles Avenue

New Orleans, LA 70118

504-865-3984

 

In order to ensure full consideration, applications must be received by April 30, 2021. Loyola University is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer. We particularly invite applications from women and members of minority groups underrepresented in academe.

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