Shenandoah Conservatory at Shenandoah University
Adjunct Auxiliary Professor of Music History (one-year with possible renewal)
Closing date: Until qualified candidate selected
Shenandoah Conservatory at Shenandoah University seeks an exceptional pedagogue to teach Music History. This auxiliary adjunct appointment will begin August 16, 2012 through May 17, 2013.
Qualifications: The applicant must hold a Ph.D. in Musicology (or A.B.D. in Musicology) and have a record of successful undergraduate teaching.
Job description and responsibilities: The successful candidate will teach undergraduate Music History. The load will include two courses per semester in the undergraduate Music History sequence, including small-group lab sections as well as lecture. In addition to teaching responsibilities, the faculty member is encouraged to participate in departmental meetings.
About Shenandoah Conservatory & University: Shenandoah Conservatory was founded in 1875 and is located at the head of the historic Shenandoah Valley in Winchester, VA, 70 miles west of Washington DC. Over 700 students are enrolled in baccalaureate, masters, and doctoral curricula in the areas of music, theater, and dance, and are taught by over 125 faculty, of whom 59 are full-time. www.su.edu/conservatory. Shenandoah University is a diverse institution of approximately 3,600 students enrolled in baccalaureate, masters and doctoral curricula in business, arts and sciences, health professions and performing arts. Shenandoah University is an independent, coeducational institution affiliated with the United Methodist Church. Shenandoah University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Please visit www.su.edu for more information.
Shenandoah University reserves the right to hire contingent on budgetary guidelines. Candidate must successfully pass pre-employment post offer background check. Shenandoah University supports and encourages diversity in the workplace. Minorities are encouraged to apply. EOE.
Electronic submission of following items may be emailed to jshort at su.edu:
Cover letter, curriculum vita, and a list of three references
Auxiliary Adjunct, Music History Search
c/o Mrs. Joanna Short, Administrative Assistant
1460 University Drive
Winchester, VA 22601