Location: Oneonta, NY Category: Faculty Posted On: Tue Aug 13 2019 Job Description:
The Department of Music at the State University of New York College at Oneonta invites applications for a tenure-track position as an Assistant Professor of Audio Arts beginning Fall 2020. Expectations include, but are not limited to, teaching, research/creative activity, student advisement, college service, and continuing professional development.
The Audio Arts minor provides a framework that encourages students to creatively apply technical knowledge in sound production. The program emphasizes original creative works, current and historical production methods, and applied problem solving. Instruction methods encourage collaboration with diverse populations locally, nationally, and internationally.
The Department of Music at SUNY Oneonta, offering BA Music and BA Music Industry degrees, is a fully accredited member of the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM) and has long been recognized for its Bachelor of Arts in Music Industry degree program. Identified as one of the Top Ten Music Business programs in the US by Billboard Magazine (2019) the program features outstanding faculty, recording facilities, and internships. To learn more about the College or the Department, please visit https://suny.oneonta.edu/ or https://suny.oneonta.edu/music-department.
Duties include but not limited to: teaching courses in the audio arts minor; involvement with the curriculum and administration of the music program generally, and audio arts program specifically; working with studio assistants and the instructional support technician supporting the department. Other duties may include teaching music electives or courses that address other curricular needs, discipline-based scholarly/creative activity, student mentoring and advising, service to the College and community.
terminal degree at time of first renewal notification in audio, sound design, media scoring, or closely related field;
two or more years of relevant professional experience in audio production (e.g., studio recording contexts);
extensive experience with Pro Tools and recording equipment (including mixers, microphones etc.);
proficiency in other leading DAWs, such as Ableton Live, Logic, and Reaper;
two or more years of successful experience teaching audio production and/or music technology at the college/university, conservatory, or specialized music school level.
creative or professional experience in audio for video post-production (including media scoring - film, broadcast, podcast, video, video games, virtual reality, multimedia);
creative or professional experience with beat production software and hardware and/or object-oriented programming environments;
creative or professional experience with analog recording;
international experience in audio production, songwriting, or media production;
background in music performance and knowledge of a wide range of contemporary music styles/genres;
teaching and/or scholarly/creative experience related to gender and women's studies, the African or Latino Diasporas, or Indigenous Studies;
operational competence in at least one foreign language;
experience in developing academic-scholarly cooperation programs involving colleges and universities abroad;
experience working with diverse populations and/or teaching pedagogies and/or multicultural teaching experience.
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SUNY Oneonta values a diverse college community. Please visit our website on diversity at: https://suny.oneonta.edu/diversity. Moreover, the College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Women, persons of color, persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.
Established in 1889 as a state normal school with the sole mission of training teachers, the SUNY College at Oneonta was a founding member of the State University of New York system in 1948. Today, SUNY Oneonta is a multi-purpose comprehensive public college with programs in the liberal arts, sciences, social sciences, and professional studies. The College is known for outstanding and accessible faculty, a campus community committed to academics and service, developing students into life-long learners, and a beautiful campus that helps nurture connections between the upper Susquehanna Valley of rural central New York and our global society.