College of Arts and Sciences and the College of Education
Faculty Position: Music Education
General Music. Joint appointment in the Music Department, College of Arts and Sciences and the College of Education
The University of Missouri-St. Louis School of Fine and Performing Arts is a growing and dynamic part of UMSL community and enjoys lively relationships with many St. Louis Area schools and dynamic and active collaborative relationships with many St. Louis fine arts groups and agencies. The Music Department, including the Department's strong performing ensembles looks forward to a move into a newly renovated facility soon.
The UMSL Music Education Department continues to value meaningful and innovative ways to develop both pre-service and in-service music educators through both innovative curricular design and community outreach and engagement.
Teaching General music methods courses and other music and music education courses based upon candidate's areas of expertise. Demonstrated ability to supervise student teachers and organize fieldwork practicum is desired. The preferred candidate will participate in community-minded initiatives that attract music education students of all levels.
Knowledge and experience in a music education pedagogy approach is required.
Doctorate in music or music education, K-12 experience, and expertise in music teacher preparation
Rank and Salary:
Assistant Professor, tenure-track. Salary and rank dependent up on experience.
Letter of application accompanied by names and contact information for three references, graduate and undergraduate transcripts. No publications, CDs, DVDs, or other supportive materials at this time.
Deadline: Position will remain opened until filled
The Hiring committee will be begin reveiwing applicants on February 15, 2019.
Music Education Search Committe: 314-516-5365
Department of Music: C/O Michael Smith: firstname.lastname@example.org, 314-516-6593 Fax
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Established as a campus of the University of Missouri in 1963, the University of Missouri-St. Louis has grown rapidly as the principal public university in the St. Louis area with a current enrollment of over 15,000 in day and evening sessions. The Touhill Performing Arts Center, part of the University of Missouri-St. Louis provides students and faculty with an excellent performance venue and serves as a focal point for many professional performances that enrich both the campus and the metropolitan communities. The Department of Music serves majors in BA, BME, BM and MME degree programs, and is fully accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM).
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