Assistant or Associate Professor of Instrumental Music, Director of Bands
Position: Tenure track faculty position Assistant/Associate Rank
Starting date: Fall, 2012 (revised)
- Serve as Instrumental Coordinator to exercise administrative and budget authority in the band area.
- Direct Malone “Pioneer Spirit” Marching Band which includes all aspects of music selection, drill design, yearly band camp, regular rehearsals, and performances at all home football games.
- Conduct the Symphonic Band.
- Teach undergraduate courses in related areas as determined by qualifications and department needs.
- Advise music education majors and act as faculty adviser to student chapter of Ohio Music Educators Association.
- Actively participate in the recruitment of students to the band program.
- Demonstrate a commitment to Christian faith and the integration of faith and learning in the academic discipline.
The Department of Music at Malone University seeks a dynamic instrumental music specialist to join its growing program. The ideal candidate will have experience and success in developing esprit de corps within student instrumental groups, and will be able to provide support and advising for music education students. Candidates must possess an earned doctorate (PhD, EdD, DMA). ABD’s with a firm completion date of Fall 2012 are also encouraged to apply.
The Department of Music is housed within the College of Theology, Arts and Sciences and provides students with four areas of music concentration: music education, music production, music ministry, and music. Currently there is an enrollment of 80 music majors. More than 200 students from all degree programs are involved in performance ensembles and private music instruction.
Malone University is a Christian university for the arts, sciences and professions, in the liberal arts tradition. The University is affiliated with the Evangelical Friends Church – Eastern Region. The students, faculty and staff represent more than 35 denominations. Total enrollment is approximately 2,600 students with 1,500 undergraduates as well as adult degree-completion programs and graduate programs offering five master’s degrees.
Application materials should include: (1) letter of application and curriculum vitae, (2) statement of Christian faith, (3) teaching philosophy and statement of the integration of faith and learning in the academic discipline, (4) names and contact information for three references.
Send application materials to:
Donald L. Tucker, Ph.D., Provost
2600 Cleveland Ave NW
Canton OH 44709-3897
Email to: cebibfg+znybar+rqh
Application materials must be received by December 15, 2011
Malone University has an established policy of equal academic and employment opportunity. This policy is applied to all qualified students, employees and applicants for admission or employment, in all university programs and activities, without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, disability, or military or veteran status. Malone University is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from women and minorities.