Description: The Department of Music invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor. The person appointed to this position will coordinate and instruct in the elementary and secondary music education curriculum, including supervision of student teachers, and may also assist the Coordinators of Choral and Instrumental Studies in recruitment and program administration. Other teaching areas will be assigned dependent upon the qualifications of the candidate and department needs. Effective teaching, scholarly productivity/creative activity, and service to the University are required for retention, promotion, and tenure. This is an academic year appointment. Opportunities may exist for additional Summer Session assignment.
Requirements: Outstanding instrumental music educator with minimum three years’ demonstrated success in public school teaching, a record of relevant scholarly production, and requisite administrative and recruitment skills for the position. Candidates should be well versed in current music education methodologies and practices. Doctorate in appropriate field required. Candidates with ABD status will be considered beyond the initial round of review only if the candidate is confirmed to be on track to complete all requirements for the doctorate by August 19, 2020.
A candidate’s consideration will be enhanced by demonstrating at least five years of successful teaching in a public-school environment, along with experience in instrumental conducting and/or teaching in an applied instrumental area. Knowledge of and experience with innovative, contemporary methods of music education are highly desirable.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with qualifications and experience. As a member of the 23-campus CSU System, we offer an extremely competitive benefits package.
Internal Number: 494236
About California State University Stanislaus
The Department of Music at California State University Stanislaus is one of three divisions within the School of the Arts in the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences and is a member of the National Association of Schools of Music. There are eight full-time and approximately seventeen part-time faculty who teach in modern, well-equipped facilities. In addition to providing instruction in general education courses, the department has approximately 70 students working towards the Bachelor of Music and Bachelor of Arts in Music degrees concentrating in music education; instrumental, jazz, keyboard and vocal performance; composition; music technology; or general music. Department facilities include a 10-station Music Technology lab and the 315-seat Bernell and Flora Snider Music Recital Hall. To learn more about us, visit our website at: http://www.csustan.edu/music/