Music Faculty

Department: 
Music
Job Type: 
Academic
Campus: 
Wilmore, Kentucky
Deadline: 
Until Filled

Announcement of Faculty Vacancy

Tenure Track Music Faculty

POSITION: Full-time, tenure-track position beginning August 2014

QUALIFICATIONS:  The successful candidate will be an excellent, experienced musician and teacher with a commitment to and understanding of liberal arts education. Doctorate in relevant field preferred, ABD will be considered. Ability and experience as an instrumental conductor (orchestral experience preferred). University teaching experience in music history also preferred. Certification in music therapy considered.

INSTITUTIONAL COMMITMENT:  Candidates must give evidence of an evangelical Christian commitment, and be in harmony with the College’s Statement of Faith and Mission. Asbury University does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, ethnic/national origin, disability, race, gender or veteran status in its employment policies.

ACADEMIC RANK:  Dependent on qualifications

RESPONSIBILITIES:  Conduct university orchestra. Teach courses in music history and literature. Recruit music majors. Other teaching responsibilities could include: orchestration, composition, music therapy, music technology, music appreciation, studio private lessons, instrumental chamber music program.

COMPENSATION:  Compensation is competitive and dependent upon education and experience. Benefits include retirement (TIAA/CREF) and insurance plans.

MUSIC DEPARTMENT:  The Asbury University Music Department currently offers two majors: Bachelor of Science in Education, Integrated Music P-12 & Bachelor of Arts in Music, with areas of emphasis in Pre-Music Therapy, Church Music Leadership, Composition/Arranging, Performance, and Music History. Asbury University in an accredited institutional member of The National Association of Schools of Music.

INQUIRY PROCESS:  Email a letter expressing interest in Christian liberal arts teaching environment, a current curriculum vitae, and a statement describing the current vitality of your personal Christian faith and the theological framework that informs your work to provost@asbury.edu or mail to:

Dr. Jon Kulaga, Provost

Asbury University

1 Macklem Drive

Wilmore, KY 40390