The University of Minnesota Duluth Department of Music seeks to develop a pool of candidates for possible temporary full or part-time Instructor/Assistant Professor of Music to teach Fall 2020 and Spring 2021. Persons selected will teach lower and/or upper division day and/or evening music courses and/or individual applied lessons to a diverse group of undergraduate and graduate students that cannot be staffed by regular faculty or graduate teaching assistants. Appointments are usually made on a semester-by-semester basis for fall and spring semester contingent upon student enrollment and the availability of funding
For Instructor level positions, applicants must have a minimum of a Master’s Degree in Music from a regionally accredited institution. For positions at the rank of Assistant Professor, applicants must have a completed doctorate in music (DMA, DA, PhD, EdD) from a regionally accredited institution.
All applicants must have a minimum of two years demonstrated success and experience teaching music courses and/or music lessons at the K-12 level and/or collegiate level, evidence of successful professional experience in music at the regional level, and evidence of good written communication skills through a written statement of teaching philosophy and statement of ability to support the University’s commitment to equity and diversity.
The preferred qualifications include a minimum of three years demonstrated success and experience teaching music courses and/or music lessons at the collegiate level, demonstrated evidence of successful professional experience in music at the state and/or national level, demonstrated evidence of effective teaching and communication skills, and a record of success working cooperatively and collaboratively with music colleagues.
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