Assistant Professor - Music Education
The Department of Music, Multimedia, Theatre, and Dance at Lehman College, City University of New York, is conducting a search for a dynamic faculty member with expertise in Music Education to begin Fall 2020. The appointment will be at the rank of tenure-track Assistant Professor. Candidates must have background of scholarship and a strong commitment to teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. At Lehman College, we offer a
Bachelor of Science (BS) in Music and a Masters of Arts in Teaching (MAT) in Music. The MAT degree is for those who will go on to teach music in K-12 schools throughout the New York Metropolitan area. We seek well-rounded, experienced candidates who can teach a wide variety of academic, methods, and performance-oriented courses.
Responsibilities will include teaching methods courses, undergraduate and graduate music courses, and developing an innovative, student-responsive curriculum. Candidates must demonstrate scholarly and creative activity, effectiveness in classroom teaching, administrative experience, and a commitment to service to the college.
Candidates must have a doctoral degree (Ph.D. or Ed.D.) by Fall 2020, with an emphasis on music education. Additionally, candidates should have the ability to teach a broad range of subjects, such as methods courses for K-12 teachers, secondary instruments, graduate analysis, conducting, and courses combining music technology and pedagogy, as well as experience in the training and supervision of pre-service teachers.
Candidates should have a background of scholarship and teaching, as well as the ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution. Candidates should engage actively in professional organizations, and should have a strong commitment to students. We are interested in candidates with experience building and administering programs.
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