Temporary Assistant Professor of Music (*TERM)

Fairmont, West Virginia, United States

Job description

Classification Title:

Working Title:
Temporary Assistant Professor of Music (*TERM)

Requisition Number

Type of Position
4 Year Faculty

Benefits Eligible?

Grant Funded Position?

If temporary (or grant funded) position, indicate ending date

If faculty position, tenure track?
3 – Faculty, not tenure eligible

If faculty position, rank?
3 – Temporary Assistant Professor

Appointment Length
Aug – May (9 mo)

Duties and Responsibilities
Direct university marching band program in the fall semester, concert band program in the spring. Teach instrumental Music Education classes and conducting. Ability to teach wind instruments is desirable. Teach Music Appreciation class if needed. Additional duties as assigned.

Minimum Required Education:
Earned master’s degree in wind conducting or music education with demonstrated teaching experience.

Required Licenses and/or Certifications:
K-12 teaching licensure

Minimum Qualifications:
Some experience in secondary school teaching desirable, as is teaching at the post-secondary level, even as an adjunct.

Preferred Qualifications
Doctorate (or ABD) in wind conducting or music education strongly preferred, but will consider applicants with an earned master’s degree in wind conducting or music education with demonstrated teaching experience.

Special Conditions
Some nights and weekends will be required.

**This is a full-time position, renewable annually for up to three years. This position is outside tenure-track status but may convert to a tenure-track position in the future. If converted, then prior years of service may count for tenure and promotion.**

014: School of Fine Arts (FSU)

Employment Location
Main Campus, Fairmont

Position will report to (title)
Department of Music Coordinator

Anticipated Hire Date

How to apply

Notes To Applicants
All applicants MUST complete an online application; paper applications cannot be accepted.

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Fairmont State University is a public university located in Fairmont, West Virginia, USA. Enrollment of the university is about 7,700 and offers masters degrees in business, education, teaching, criminal justice and nursing in addition to 90 baccalaureate and 50 associate degrees.