Faculty Careers - Agricultural Science, Faculty Careers - Fine and Performing Arts
CIU is seeking a dynamic individual who can serve as a catalyst to grow the music major both in quantity and in quality and to elevate the role of music as part of CIU’s overall kingdom impact. (CIU has recently received a significant grant to facilitate program expansion and expansion of choral activities.)
This individual will provide overall leadership to the music program, and establish systems and processes to grow the program significantly within 3-5 years by developing:
A dynamic 100-member university choir and orchestra that performs on-campus, in the community, and internationally
a strong music partnership between CIU and its related high school (Ben Lippen High School) – a “music academy”
music ensembles that can perform externally, including traveling with the president and/or development officers
networks to ensure the state’s best high school musicians consider CIU
Minimum masters degree in music or related field from an accredited university; an earned doctorate (PhD or equivalent) in an appropriate field (e.g. music, the arts, worship) from an accredited university is preferred.
Commitment to CIU’s mission and vision, and commitment to live within the standards of the CIU community
Preference is given to individuals with at least three years of experience teaching at the college level.
For a full description of responsibilities and requirements and to complete an application, please access the Faculty – Music, Choir Director position on the Columbia International University Employment page at www.ciu.edu. A link to our online application is available on the website.
About Columbia International University
CIU is an interdenominational university with a global mission to educate people from a biblical worldview to impact the nations with the message of Christ.