Lecturer, Asst – Choral

  • Deadline / Program Start: 08/18/2020
  • Organization: University of Wyoming Department of Music
  • Organization Type: College/University
  • Career Type: Teaching Artist, Educator
  • Location: Laramie, WY
  • Primary Discipline: Music
  • Recurring: No
  • URL: Link

JOB PURPOSE:
Associate Director of Choral Activities/Music Education. This is a two-year, Assistant Lecturer position.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Conduct choral ensembles

Teach music education classes in the choral area

Build and maintain relationships with state and regional K-12 and community college music educators

Work cooperatively with colleagues, staff, and students and participate fully in the Vocal Arts Area

Assist in the supervision of student teachers

Additional teaching responsibilities may include other assignments according to the interests of the candidate and the needs of the department

As an instructor in the Choral Methods sequence, candidates will prepare pre-service teachers to meet expectations of the 21st century classroom.

SUPPLEMENTAL FUNCTIONS:
Additional responsibilities may include other assignments according to the interests of the candidate and the needs of the department

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Doctorate required at the time of appointment in August 2020

Candidates must possess a strong background in choral conducting and music education and provide evidence of recent successful public school teaching.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

We are seeking an excellent musician with outstanding rehearsal and teaching technique and a comprehensive understanding of the vocal mechanism.

We seek a colleague who shares our vision for a student-centered culture and positive learning environment.

REQUIRED MATERIALS:
Complete the online application and upload the following for a complete application: cover letter, resume or C.V. and contact information for five work-related references. Official academic transcripts will be required of the final candidate prior to employment. Additional materials may be requested of applicants.

QUESTIONS REGARDING THE POSITION MAY BE SENT TO:

Dr. Katrina Zook, Search Committee Chair

[email protected]

Review of applications will begin on April 6th, 2020, although the position will remain open until filled. Candidates that apply prior to this date will be given top consideration.