Associate/Assistant Professor to conduct choral ensembles and teach undergraduate courses in music education. Other possible courses will include secondary general music methods, conducting, and supervision of student teachers. Additional course teaching assignments are dependent on the qualifications of the candidate and departmental needs, with a preference for music theory. Must be an active member of professional organizations and have the ability to recruit students.
The candidate will work with the College of Education and represent the School of Music in matters of curriculum, standards, accreditation, etc. They will hire and coordinate adjuncts for all music education courses. They will mentor students through the current portfolio-based certification process.
The School of Music at Lipscomb University is housed within the College Entertainment and the Arts, a division that also comprises the departments of Visual Art, Theatre, Film, Animation, Fashion, and Hospitality. The school has a long history of preparing professional music educators, scholars, composers, and performers. We foster a comprehensive music curriculum served by a group of dedicated and passionate artist-teachers. The School of Music offers BM, BA, and BS degrees in performance, music education, commercial music (singer/songwriter and production tracks), worship arts, and music industry studies.
Terminal degree required (Ph.D., DMA or DME). Experience in primary and/or secondary education required as well as experience at the university level. Review of applications will begin on October 1, 2022.
Lipscomb University is a private, Christian university associated with the fellowship of the Church of Christ and governed by religious tenets held by the Church of Christ