Performing Arts - Part-Time Lecturer in Music
Program Performing Arts Requisition Number 050941 Position Title Performing Arts - Part-Time Lecturer in Music University Mission Placing students at the center of the educational experience, California State University Channel Islands provides undergraduate and graduate education that facilitates learning within and across disciplines through integrative approaches, emphasizes experiential and service learning, and graduates students with multicultural and international perspectives. Diversity Commitment CI is committed to creating a diverse population that can live, work and learn in an atmosphere of civility and respect for the rights and sensibilities of each individual, without regard to economic status, racial or cultural background, political views, sexual orientation, or other personal characteristics or beliefs. Appointment The positions we expect to fill are contingent upon enrollment growth and availability of funds. Position Description / Responsibilities The Performing Arts Program at CI invites qualified applicants for a lecturer faculty position beginning August, 2016.
The instructor appointed to this position will teach music fundamentals, music appreciation and private lessons in piano. The successful candidate will have University teaching experience. Minimum Degree Requirements MA degree or higher in Music from an accredited institution Required Qualifications University and/or College teaching experience, Professional music experience; demonstrated excellence in classroom teaching, experience in private lessons (piano preferred); ability to teach music fundamentals, music appreciation, theory, and music history; knowledge of classical and popular musical styles and training and teaching experience in composition and arranging. Preferred Qualifications DMA or other terminal degree in music from an accredited institution and significant professional music and teaching experience. The preferred candidate will be a creative, hands-on, practicing musician, who is active in the field. The candidate should work collaboratively with other faculty, staff, and students.
High energy, enthusiasm, a positive outlook, and an interest in being involved in developing a new program are all positives. Special Instructions to Applicant Please include a link to an appropriate portfolio/website if available. Salary Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Benefits Eligible Benefits apply if more than 6 units are assigned Job Open Date 06-10-2016 Job Close Date Open Until Filled Review Begins On 06-24-2016