Assistant or Associate Professor of Music Education and Symphonic Band
Position: Assistant or Associate Professor of Music Education and Symphonic Band Location: Wheaton, IL
Job Id: 290 # of Openings: 1 Wheaton College Conservatory of MusicAssistant or Associate Professor of Music Music Education and Symphonic Band The Conservatory of Music at Wheaton College (IL) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in music to begin August 15, 2019. Candidates should have a record of excellence and accomplishment in music education and as a band conductor. Ideal candidates will be committed to teaching, with the clearly demonstrated ability to provide leadership and vision for the music education and band programs. The teaching load will include conducting the Symphonic Band, teaching courses in music education, supervising student teachers, and may also include assignments in other areas, depending on qualifications and experience. Candidates should have an earned doctorate or commensurate professional experience. Other desired qualifications include a commitment to the liberal arts, demonstrated discipleship and spiritual maturity; strong interpersonal skills, the ability to work in a highly collegial fashion, and recruitment abilities and experience. Send a letter of interest, resume, and names and contact information for references to Dr. Mary Hopper, Music Ed/Band Search Committee Chair; Wheaton College, 501 College Avenue, Wheaton, IL 60187. Application forms will be sent to promising applicants. Review of applications will begin immediately; the position will remain open until filled. Wheaton College is an evangelical Protestant Christian liberal arts college whose faculty and staff affirm a Statement of Faith and adhere to lifestyle expectations of the Wheaton College Community Covenant. Wheaton is an equal opportunity employer committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse and talented workforce and student body. We encourage the expression of multiple perspectives within a Christian worldview, inside and outside the classroom. For more information about Wheaton College visit www.wheaton.edu. Additionally, Wheaton College aspires to provide a physically safe environment for students, staff, and faculty to learn and work. In support of this objective, the College requires background checks for final candidates, after an employment offer is extended. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background check.