A full-time faculty position in the Music Department is available beginning August 1, 2018.
Coordinate and oversee the Music Education program.
Teaching responsibilities include elementary music methods, music appreciation, private lessons and other courses based upon the candidate’s strengths and departmental needs.
Advise current students; actively recruit prospective students.
Establish and maintain relationships with area school, community, and professional music organizations.
Participate in departmental activities as appropriate.
Teach other courses based on candidate’s strengths and departmental needs.
Salary and rank will be determined by credentials and experience. The College provides a benefits package and a stipend for moving expenses.
Founded in 1887, Sterling College’s mission is to develop creative and thoughtful leaders who understand a maturing Christian faith. With over 700 students and 46 full-time faculty members, the campus community shares a vision to be recognized as the finest Christ-centered, servant-leadership-development-focused liberal arts experience in the Great Plains. Located in Sterling, Kansas, the College enjoys a cordial relationship with this city of 2,600. Hutchinson (pop. 40,000) is a 25-minute drive, and Wichita (pop. 300,000) is about 65 minutes away. Learn more about us at www.sterling.edu.
A review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate must undergo a background check. To view the list of items to be completed to apply for this position, please go to https://www.sterling.edu/employment and view the Music position link. Materials are to be submitted electronically to email@example.com.
All SC employees are expected to demonstrate a strong and articulate Christian faith, to model and mentor students in servant leadership and in the integration of faith into every aspect of life and learning. Specific requirements for this position include:
Doctorate in music education; ABD or master’s degree considered. Preference will be given to candidates with experience in keyboard and/or voice.
Excellent managerial, planning, organizational and interpersonal skills.
College teaching experience that demonstrates an understanding of the teaching/learning process.
An understanding of undergraduate college students and an ability to relate well to them.
An understanding of an interdisciplinary approach to the liberal arts, and an ability to work with faculty from diverse disciplines.
Willingness to serve on faculty committees when asked after an appropriate amount of time.
About Sterling College
Sterling College is a Christ-centered, four year liberal arts college located in Sterling, Kansas.
Sterling College is a Christian liberal arts college, founded in 1887. With an enrollment of nearly 700, the College has increased enrollment over 30% in the past seven years and looks to continue this trend toward fulfillment of its long-term vision. Sterling is a member of the Council of Christian Colleges and Universities and is accredited by Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Sterling College, in its employment practices, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, or national origin.