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Instructor of Music Technology

Alcorn State University
Lorman, Mississippi, United States
Salary Not Specified
Date posted
Aug 14, 2023

Job Details

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title
Instructor of Music Technology

FLSA Status

Posted Salary Range
Commensurate with experience.

Employment Status
Full Time

School of Arts & Sciences

Job Summary

Official duties and responsibilities of all faculty members at Alcorn State University include teaching, advising, scholarship, service, and professional activities. The successful candidate will teach Introduction to Music Technology and Advanced Music Technology courses, develop curriculum and work with the leadership to enhance the Music Industry offerings at Alcorn State University.

Knowledge Skills and Abilities

The selected candidate will have a record of success in Audio Recording.
A record of successful teaching, recruitment and retaining of students.
The candidate will provide evidence of a commitment to working collegially, and collaboratively while demonstrating advanced skills in excellent leadership and communication skills

Essential Job Functions

The candidate must demonstrate the ability to perform on a principal instrument
The candidate must demonstrate the ability to teach a principal instrument
The candidate must demonstrate the ability to teach Music Technology
The candidate must demonstrate the ability to operate Finale, or Sibelus Music Software
The candidate must demonstrate the ability to operate Pro Tools and Ableton Live
The candidate must demonstrate the ability to prepare Commercial Music Ensembles


Preference will be given to a candidate in Music Technology or Musicology. The applicant must have a minimum of Master’s degree in Music Technology, Music Performance, or related music field from a NASM accredited degree program. College Teaching Experienced required.

Licensing and Certifications

Pro Tools Licensing Preferred

EEO / ADA Statement

Physical Requirements

Work in noisy (above 85 decibels) areas

Sedentary Work - Exerting 10 pounds
Not Required

Light Work - Exerting up to 20 pounds

Medium Work - Exerting 20-50 pounds
Not Required

Heavy Work - Exerting 50-100 pounds
Not Required

Very Heavy Work - Exerting in excess of 100 pounds

Not Required

Extended Work Hours
Not Required

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number

Number of Vacancies


Position End Date (if temporary)

Open Date

Close Date

Open Until Filled

EEO Statement

Alcorn State University

Equal Employment Opportunity and Notice of Non-Discrimination
Alcorn State University is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information. Alcorn State University is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services, programs, and activities.

Advertising Summary
Excellent Benefits Package

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Unofficial Transcripts
  3. Multi Media
  4. Curriculum Vitae
  5. Teaching Philosophy
  6. Letter of Recommendation (Professional)
  7. Letter of Recommendation (Personal)
  8. Letter of Recommendation (Professional or Personal)
  9. A Diversity Statement
Optional Documents


 Alcorn State University

A great educational choice, Alcorn State University in Mississippi is a place of purpose, history, and discovery, and the nation's oldest, land-grant HBCU

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