Lectureship in Music Education

Updated: about 2 months ago
Location: Chapel Hill, NORTH CAROLINA
Job Type: PartTime
Deadline: 28 May 2024

Posting Information
Posting Information


Department Music - 310300
Application Deadline 05/28/2024
Position Type Visiting / Part-time Faculty
Working Title Lectureship in Music Education
Appointment Type Instructor
Position Number 80767234
Vacancy ID F003113
Full-time/Part-time Part-Time Temporary
Hours per week 26.4
FTE 0.66
Position Location North Carolina, US
Hiring Range Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Proposed Start Date 07/01/2024
Estimated duration of appointment 1 Year

Position Information


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Primary Purpose of Organizational Unit
The Department of Music at UNC-Chapel Hill offers a BMus and BA in Music and an MA and Ph.D. in Musicology for undergraduate and graduate students. Our educational mission is to teach music majors, provide general music courses for non-major students, and guide graduate students as researchers and teachers. We serve the public by presenting performances and academic lectures by students, faculty, and guest artists and scholars. We offer over one hundred concerts and recitals each year, and our facilities include a state-of-the-art auditorium with recording (audio and video) capabilities as well as lighting and sound systems. Our 60 full-time and part-time faculty teach approximately 2500 students during the academic year and another 200 during summer school. Through our teaching, research, and creative activities, we share music’s multiplicity of forms and meanings, connecting the study of music to the larger understanding of societies, and affirming music’s importance as an expression of humanity
Position Summary
The Music Department of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill solicits applications for a one- year lectureship in music education. The lecturer will serve as instructor of record for required courses in the Music Education Licensure Program (K-12) including supervision of student interns in the public schools. In addition to these teaching and supervision responsibilities, the lecturer will serve as a mentoring resource for students completing the music education licensure program to include the edTPA music education portfolio. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. UNC-Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements
Master’s Degree in Music Education or related field
Preferred Qualifications, Competencies, and Experience
Doctorate in Music Education; experience teaching in elementary, middle, and/or high school; experience preparing students to obtain a teaching license
Special Physical/Mental Requirements
Campus Security Authority Responsibilities
Not Applicable.
Special Instructions
In your cover letter, please address any additional areas of teaching expertise, including ensemble-conducting.
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Department Contact Telephone or Email [email protected]
Academic Personnel Office Contact Information
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Equal Opportunity Employer Statement
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.


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