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Choral Music Educator (Limited Term Adjunct Instructor, Music)

The University of Arizona
Job Location:
Tucson, Arizona

Posting Number: req11934

Department: School of Music

Location: Main Campus

Address: Tucson, AZ USA

Position Highlights

The University of Arizona Fred Fox School of Music is accepting applications for Choral Music Educator to teach one course for Spring 2023. This is a unique opportunity for an individual to be able to teach MUS 451 Methods and Techniques for Secondary Vocal Music Education, TTH 9-10:50 am. This is a required course in the Music Education Methods Sequence, that includes supervising practicum experiences in the schools, to be established by the instructor.

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Duties & Responsibilities

Ability to teach:

  • Objectives, techniques and materials for teaching the adolescent as a singer/performer/musician in choirs, ensembles and other staged singing groups in the secondary schools.
  • Laboratory experience in addition to lecture.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Education-Masters degree in Choral Music
    Education or Masters degree in Choral Conducting with a Bachelors degree in
    Music Education
  • Experience-Three years working in the field of
    vocal/choral music with youth

Rank: Instructor

Tenure Information

Adjunct (NTE)

FLSA: Exempt

Full Time/Part Time: Part Time

Number of Hours Worked per Week: 8

Job FTE: .20

Work Calendar: Academic

Job Category: Faculty

Benefits Eligible: No Benefits

Rate of Pay: 5,000

Compensation Type: Per Course

Type of criminal background check required: Fingerprint criminal background check (security sensitive due to title or department)

Number of Vacancies: 1

Expected End Date: 5/21/2023

Contact Information for Candidates

Contact person:

Matthew Williams

Open Until Filled: Yes

Documents Needed to Apply: Resume, Cover Letter, and One Additional Document

Special Instructions to Applicant

Please provide a list of three references who may speak to your skills and experience as they apply to this position, along with their contact information (name, title, address, phone, email).

Diversity Statement

At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. As an Hispanic-serving institution, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

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