Faculty and Staff Positions

Assistant/ Associate Professor of Music – Music Education – Choral

The Lee University School of Music invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in the Department of Music Education, starting August 2019. We seek a dynamic teacher with middle/high school experience in choral music education who is committed to teaching and mentoring students at undergraduate and graduate levels.

A completed doctorate in music education (or equivalent) is required. University level teaching experience is preferred; a minimum of 3 years of successful choral music teaching in secondary level public or private school settings is required.

Candidates should demonstrate specialized content knowledge for teaching choral music in secondary schools, familiarity with EdTPA, knowledge of current issues in music education, experience in online teaching and learning, and a broad understanding of music teaching, research and scholarship.

Teaching assignments may include undergraduate methods courses, on-line graduate courses in music education, oversight of graduate research, and mentoring/supervision of student teachers. Based on the candidate's experience and the program needs, other courses or tasks may be assigned. The successful candidate will demonstrate collaborative engagement among colleagues and a student-centered approach to teaching. Minority applicants are encouraged to apply. Salary and rank are based on qualifications and experience.

Lee University is a Christian liberal arts institution with approximately 5,000 students. The School of Music, a fully accredited member of NASM, serves some 300 majors enrolled in graduate and undergraduate curricula. For more information, visit http://leeuniversity.edu/academics/music/.

Applicants should forward the following via email to LuAnn Holden (lholden@leeuniversity.edu), Chair, Department of Music Education: (1) a scanned copy of your completed faculty application, (2) a letter of intent, (3) a current curriculum vita, (4) a statement of Christian faith regarding your religious conversion and Christian commitment, (5) a statement detailing how you will integrate faith into your teaching, and (6) contact information for at least three references. Letters of recommendation will be requested directly; please do not include them with application materials.

To insure full consideration, application materials should be received by February 22, 2018.