Wayne State University — Assistant / Associate Professor of Music

Position Announcement
Full Time Assistant/Associate of Music Position
(Instrumental Music Education)
Wayne State University
Department of Music

POSITION: The College of Fine, Performing and Communication Arts at Wayne State University seeks a qualified candidate for appointment as Assistant/Associate Professor of Music (Instrumental Music Education) in the Department of Music. This full-time tenure track position will begin no later than August 18, 2021. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience.

RESPONSIBILITIES: The successful candidate will teach instrumental music education courses, placing and supervising student teachers and coordinating other fieldwork experiences, maintaining a significant level of peer-reviewed scholarly activity, developing relationships with local and state music teachers, and serving on Department, College and University committees as appropriate.

QUALIFICATIONS: The Department seeks candidates with a PhD in Music Education, public school teaching experience, two years of college-level teaching experience (may include GTA appointments), experience teaching in elementary, middle school or high school environment, a record of peer-reviewed scholarly activity, and experience with current classroom instructional technology.

APPLICATIONS: A letter of application, with full Curriculum Vitae, and list of five references must be submitted through the WSU Online Hiring System at: https://jobs.wayne.edu, referencing posting number 045006 and addressed to:

Professor Russell Miller, Chair
Search Committee
Department of Music
1321 Old Main
Wayne State University
Detroit, MI 48202
Internet: russmiller@wayne.edu

Applications remain open until the position is filled. The review of applications begins on December 15, 2020.

Wayne State University is a premier, public, urban research university located in the heart of Detroit where student from all backgrounds are offered a rich, high quality education. Our deep rooted commitment to excellence, collaboration, integrity, diversity and inclusion creates exceptional educational opportunities preparing students for success in a diverse, global society. WSU encourages applications from women, people of color and other underrepresented people. WSU is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.