Adjunct Faculty, Music, Voice

Location
Romeoville, Illinois
Salary
Per Course
Posted
May 09, 2017
Position Type
Adjunct
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Lewis University’s Department of Music seeks an adjunct voice instructor beginning August 2017. The instructor will teach applied voice to majors and non-majors and actively engage in recruiting. Salary is competitive to other adjunct positions in area, and additional classroom teaching opportunities may become available.

The adjunct will teach private lessons during the 2017-18 academic year on Wednesdays and Fridays.

Located in the Chicago area, Lewis University is a comprehensive, Catholic university, where the traditions of liberal learning, values and preparation for professional work come together with a synergy that gives the university its educational identity and focus. Founded in 1932, Lewis is a dynamic, coeducational university offering more than 80 undergraduate majors and programs of study, 35 graduate programs, and two doctoral programs. Lewis is one of many schools sponsored by the De La Salle Christian Brothers, an international Roman Catholic teaching order.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Teach one or more classes
  • Availability to hold office hours and meet with other faculty members and department chairs or directors when necessary
  • Serve as a model of professionalism and act as a resource for students within the teaching-learning environment.

Qualifications:

Master’s degree is required. Strong piano skills, professional performances, and college teaching experience preferred. Strong commitment to teaching and recruitment. All voice types are encouraged to apply.

Submit application materials to:  http://jobs.lewisu.edu/postings/2188

Applicants will be required to submit curriculum vita, cover letter and link to recording of a vocal performance online.

Inspired by the University’s Mission values of Wisdom, Knowledge, Justice, Fidelity and Association, the Lewis Community declares that Lewis is a Sanctified Zone where people are committed to working to end racism, bias and prejudice by valuing diversity in a safe and nurturing environment.

Lewis University, sponsored by the De La Salle Christian Brothers, is an equal opportunity employer, and is committed to diversity.  Applicants of a diverse background are highly encouraged to apply, however applications will only be accepted from individuals currently authorized to work on a full-time basis in the United States.