John Brown University, private, evangelical and Christian, and the Department of Music & Theatre seek a full-time faculty member in music theory for a one-year appointment to begin August 1, 2019. Responsibilities include teaching music theory and/or music history, and aural skills; may also include duties/assignments in other areas depending on qualifications, experience, and needs of the department.
The Department of Music and Theatre resides within the Division of Communication and Fine Arts and offers courses leading to the degrees of Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, and Bachelor of Music Education. These courses provide a well-rounded education for those wishing to enter the music profession as artists, teachers, supervisors, church musicians, and musicians in other fields. The program in music is closely allied with work in Bible, liberal arts, and technological departments, providing students majoring outside the department of music the opportunity to study music as a minor or as electives.
An earned doctorate or commensurate professional experience is preferred; masters degree in a music related field is required. Candidates should have a record of excellence and accomplishment in music theory and/or music history. Commitment to a liberal arts education with clearly demonstrated ability to impact student learning and artistic development is necessary. Effective teaching experience in higher education, strong interpersonal skills, ability to work collaboratively with colleagues, and a commitment to Christian higher are essential.
Position begins August 1, 2019. Screening process immediately and continues until the position is filled.
Submit electronically as attachments a letter of interest and vita to email@example.com, John Brown University, Siloam Springs, AR 72761. Phone: 479.524.7129. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.