Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a
nine-month, tenure-track Assistant Professor of Music Education,
Instrumental (Band), faculty position in the Dr. Bobbie Bailey
School of Music, beginning August 1, 2022.
- Teach appropriate courses in the music education sequence
- Supervise student teachers
- Conduct university ensembles as needed
- Engage in scholarship commensurate with expectations of a
tenure-track faculty at Kennesaw State University
- Serve as part of a collaborative music education team with
specialists in band, choir, orchestra, general music, and
- Contribute to School, College, and University shared
- Work with a diverse community
- Additional responsibilities, as assigned by the Dr. Bobbie
Bailey School of Music Director
Required Qualifications Include
- Earned terminal degree (Ph.D., Ed.D., D.M.A.), or foreign
equivalent in the field of music education.
- A minimum of 3 years of K-12 public school teaching (band) at
the middle and/or high school levels.
- A record of excellence in teaching instrumental music (band)
with expertise ranging from beginning to advanced level
Preferred Qualifications Include:
- Possess substantial knowledge of trends in the field of
music education and public education, including instrumental
pedagogy, educational literature and technology, and inclusive
practices in the classroom.
- Demonstrate evidence of scholarly contributions to
the field of music education through publications,
presentations, and/or conducting.
Demonstrate a record of community engagement
and service to the profession.
For more than 50 years, Kennesaw State University has been known
for its entrepreneurial spirit and sense of community. A leader in
innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State is located just
north of Atlanta, and combines a suburban setting on two
metro-Atlanta campuses in Kennesaw and Marietta. As one of
Georgia’s largest universities, Kennesaw State offers undergraduate
and graduate degrees, including a growing number of doctoral
programs. A member of the University System of Georgia, Kennesaw
State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2)
committed to becoming a world-class academic institution positioned
to broaden its academic and research missions and expand its scope
on a local, regional and national level.
For a full description of this position, application deadlines,
and application procedures, visit https://hr.kennesaw.edu/careers.php.
Kennesaw State University, a member of the University System of
Georgia, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and
does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability,
national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and/or
veteran status. Georgia is an Open Records state.