College of Fine + Applied Arts: Non-Tenure-Track (Open Rank) Specialized Faculty (Fall 2019 and Spr

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Non-Tenure-Track (Open Rank) Specialized Faculty
School of Music
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign School of Music seeks Specialized Faculty for one or more part-time and full-time non-tenure track positions. These are one-year or one-semester positions, renewable depending on school needs. Candidates must demonstrate a commitment to college-level teaching, an ability to provide courses to diverse student population, and exhibit versatile instructional ability for undergraduate and graduate students. Teaching and research specialization should complement existing faculty expertise, including areas such as applied studio instruction, musicology, music production, and others. In addition, Specialized Faculty will be responsible for teaching assigned courses or lessons throughout the semester, mentoring and overseeing Graduate Teaching Assistants, and meet with faculty when appropriate. Additional duties in the area of service may be requested as circumstances dictate. Successful candidates will join colleagues who place high value on fostering a diverse and inclusive culture. Proposed start dates will be dependent upon departmental needs and salary will be commensurate with rank and experience. An advanced degree in music and/or relevant industry experience, and a minimum of 3 years teaching experience, are preferred.

The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit To learn more about the University's commitment to diversity, please visit

To ensure full consideration, please create your candidate profile at and upload a cover letter that addresses your interest in serving as Specialized Faculty, area(s) of expertise, possible courses or content areas for which you are qualified, curriculum vita, and the names and contact information for 3-5 professional references familiar with your qualifications and experience. For full consideration, applications must be submitted by December 1, 2018 for fall 2019 and July 19, 2019 for Spring 2020. Interviews may take place and offers may be made before the closing date, but all applications received by the closing date will receive full consideration for an open position.

Please direct any inquiries to Gina Moton, Human Resource Specialist, Performing Arts Service Center and School of Music at [email protected] or (217) 244-3084.

The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer.

College Name or Administrative Unit: Fine and Applied Arts
Category: 1-Faculty
Title: College of Fine + Applied Arts: Non-Tenure-Track (Open Rank) Specialized Faculty (Fall 2019 and Spring 2020) - School of Music (103508)
Open Date: 10/10/2018
Close Date: 12/01/2018
Organization Name: Music





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Posted: 10/11/2018
Application Due: 12/2/2018
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