Part-time MUSIC Instructor

Employer
Georgia State University
Location
Georgia, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Start date
Jun 19, 2023

Position Details

Position Information

Posting Number
PTI00112P

GSU Log Number

Classification Title

Position Title
Part-time MUSIC Instructor

GSU Information

Join Perimeter College’s growing faculty and become part of Georgia State University’s national leadership in innovation and in the academic success of its diverse populations. As the two-year college of Georgia State, Perimeter College is metro Atlanta’s gateway to higher education, offering a learning environment where teaching is the faculty’s primary focus. Students can choose from courses on five campuses and online to follow a clear path to an associate degree or receive the core classes required to pursue a bachelor’s degree. The 2022 rankings from U.S. News & World Report list Georgia State as #2 among the most innovative colleges and universities in the nation and #1 among national universities with a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching. The Chronicle of Higher Education ranks Perimeter College among the top 20 two-year colleges nationally for our higher rates of students staying the course and advancing their education. Perimeter students — regardless of race, ethnicity or income — now are graduating at similar rates, mirroring the nationally recognized student success of Georgia State’s Atlanta Campus.

Department
Fine Arts Department

Campus
College-wide

Position Type
Part Time Faculty

Posting Type
Internal/External

About the Department

The Perimeter College Music program, known for its supportive faculty and small class sizes, has been preparing students for success in a variety of music careers for decades. Our faculty members are active performers, composers, and arrangers who bring a wealth of practical knowledge and enthusiasm to the classroom. A full calendar of recitals, concerts, and master classes provides students opportunities to perfect their performance skills and benefit from the skill of faculty and guest artist performers. The Associate of Science in Music Curriculum at Perimeter College provides a musical foundation for students and serves as a powerful bridge to the bachelor’s degrees at the GSU -Atlanta campus and beyond in fields such as music education, music performance, audio engineering, composition, arts administration, and music therapy.

Position Description

Perimeter College is seeking a part-time violin/viola instructor for applied violin and viola lessons on the Clarkston campus, to begin in fall semester 2023. This posting will remain open for MUSIC instructors in other skill areas to submit their materials for other instructional needs that may arise during the 2023-24 academic year.

Required Experience

None Specified.

Required Education

To qualify to teach MUSIC, applicants MUST have:
A minimum of a master’s degree with 18 graduate semester hours (or 27 quarter hours) in the teaching discipline.

Preferred Qualifications/Experience

Teaching experience preferred, especially experience that equips the candidate to educate and support students in a two-year college environment.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Ability to teach MUSIC courses on the collegiate level
Ability to teach effectively using a variety of methods
Ability to relate to a diverse student population and facilitate student learning
Effective oral and written communication skills
Demonstrated knowledge of instructional technology

Licenses, Certifications, or Registrations, etc

None Specified.

Pre-Employment Requirements

A Criminal History Check is Required.

Work Hours

Position may require non-standard hours (including day, evening, online, hybrid, weekend and/or other campus locations.

Salary
$2,100.00 for each 3 Semester Credit Hour course taught

Job Duties

Posting Detail Information

Number of Vacancies
Perimeter College accepts part-time instructor applications on a continuous basis.

Desired Start Date
06/19/2023

Position End Date (if temporary)
12/31/2023

Open Date
06/19/2023

Close Date
12/31/2023

Open Until Filled
Yes

Special Instructions Summary

If you meet the qualifications outlined in the position announcement and are interested in becoming a part-time instructor, here are the next steps: Complete the online application and upload the additional application materials noted below:
  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae or Resume
  • Unofficial transcripts of all graduate degrees (foreign degree credentialing must be included for non-US degrees)
Apply at:
https://facultycareers.gsu.edu/postings/4244

Equal Opportunity Employment Statement

Georgia State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action university and accommodates individuals with disabilities. All applicants must comply with the Immigration Reform and Control Act. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. Notice of employment will be conditional on background verification.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a minimum of a Master's Degree?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * What is the major as written on your master's degree transcript?

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do you have a doctorate degree and, if so, what is the major written on your doctorate degree transcript? (Write N/A if not applicable)

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Do you have College or University level teaching experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have Secondary Education teaching experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * Do you have online teaching experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  7. * Are you available to teach weekends?
    • Yes
    • No
  8. * Are you available to teach mornings?
    • Yes
    • No
  9. * Are you available to teach afternoons?
    • Yes
    • No
  10. * Are you available to teach evenings?
    • Yes
    • No
  11. * Are you currently employed at a University System of Georgia college or university?
    • Yes - Full-time Faculty
    • Yes - Part-time Faculty
    • Yes - Full-time Staff/Professional
    • Yes - Part-time Staff/Professional
    • No
  12. * If you have previously taught for Georgia State University, Perimeter College, or Georgia Perimeter College in a faculty position, please indicate the dates of employment.

    (Open Ended Question)

  13. * Are you employed at a private or Technical College System of Georgia college or university?
    • Yes - Full-time Faculty
    • Yes - Part-time Faculty
    • Yes - Full-time Staff/Professional
    • Yes - Part-time Staff/Professional
    • No
  14. * Perimeter College has five (5) campuses located in the metro Atlanta area. The campuses include Alpharetta, Clarkston, Decatur, Dunwoody, and Newton. In addition, Perimeter College also offers Online classes. Please list the campuses you are interested in working: • Alpharetta • Clarkston • Decatur • Dunwoody • Newton • Online

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed to Apply
Required Documents
  1. Letter of Intent/Cover Letter
  2. Resume/CV
  3. Unofficial Transcripts of All Graduate-Level Degrees Completed or In Progress
Optional Documents
  1. Foreign Degree Transcript Evaluation
  2. Other Document 1
  3. Other Document 2
  4. Other Document 3


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