Job Description -- A full-time, nine-month tenure-track appointment. The primary assignment includes:
teaching music therapy courses
facilitating and supervising music therapy clinical fieldwork and internships
serving as liaison with internship site supervisors
contributing to the formation of a Master's degree program in music therapy with future teaching, recruiting, and advising responsibilities at the graduate level
Participating in School of Music activities, attracting and retaining students, and faculty governance is required. The candidate will be expected to maintain a professional profile through publication, presentation, scholarship, and/or research/creative activity. Additional teaching responsibilities may be assigned according to the needs of the School of Music and the abilities and interests of the candidate. Active participation in professional organizations in the field is expected.
Date of Appointment -- August 16, 2019 (Classes begin August 21, 2019)
Deadline -- Review of applications will begin April 30, 2019 . The search will remain open until the position is filled.
West Virginia University, founded in 1867, has a long and rich history as a public, land grant institution. WVU encourages scholarship, offers high quality academic programs while serving the state of West Virginia and the nation. WVU is located in Morgantown, West Virginia, has been ranked as a #1 Small City in America, with divisional campuses in Charleston, Keyser, Martinsburg, and Montgomery. WVU is a Research University (Highest Research Activity) and ranks among the top 100 public universities in the nation, including a top 15 ranking in most affordable tuition for out-of-state students. WVU offers 184 degrees throughout the 15 colleges and schools within the university. Areas of specialty include STEM education, healthcare in Appalachia, shale gas utilization, radio astronomy, and forensics. There are more than 32,000 graduate and undergraduate students along with 190,000 alumni worldwide who are pioneering, passionate, innovative, tireless and caring.