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Assistant Professor of Music (Music Industry)

The College of Arts and Sciences at Bethel University seeks a qualified candidate for appointment as Assistant Professor of Music (Music Industry) in the Department of Music. This full-time (24 credit hours per year), non-tenure track position will begin August 2020. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience.


The successful candidate will teach curriculum in music production and music business, mentor and coordinate student internships, and participate in curriculum planning and assessment. Other responsibilities for this position include academic advising, assist in the management of studio facilities and department ensemble recordings, oversee department work study students, serve on Department, College and University committees as appropriate, and work cooperatively with colleagues to realize the mission of the university.


Candidates will be qualified in both music production and music business. Minimum Master’s degree required. Candidates must have professional experience, a strong commitment to teaching, significant entrepreneurial experience in the music industry, a thorough understanding of current trends in music business, potential to recruit talented students, and the ability to communicate effectively with students and peers.


Preference will be given to candidates with experience teaching at the collegiate level and a commitment to excellence in teaching and student mentoring.


The Department of Music strives to create opportunities for students as they develop in a Christian environment to their highest intellectual, spiritual, and social potential. The music faculty embrace this mission as they prepare students to become leaders in music education, music performance, music ministry, music production, recording arts, and music business.


For consideration please include a letter of application, Curriculum Vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and three letters of reference.

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