Instructional Assistant Professor *Security Sensitive*
Request/Posting Number 0711929
Classification Title Instructional Assistant Professor *Security Sensitive*
Working Title Assistant Director of Bands
Job Class # 700500
Type of Position Non-Tenure/Adjunct Faculty
Percent Appointment: 1-100 (For Student Employment and Graduate Assistant Only; state hours per week) 100
Department School of Music - 05660000
Job Category Faculty - Non-Tenure (Adjunct)
General Summary Position: Assistant Director of Bands. A nine-month, non-tenure track position.
Duties: Teach undergraduate conducting, conduct a concert wind band, lead and direct Pep Bands, assist with the Big Red Marching Machine, the university's marching band. Other duties may be assigned by the School of Music.
This position is represented by the Illinois State University Education Association and may have associated dues or fees.
Additional Information: Illinois State University is located in Normal/Bloomington, Illinois, twin cities with a combined population of 125,000. The University enrolls approximately 21,000 students. The School of Music, one of three schools within the College of Fine Arts, has an enrollment of 385 music majors: 315 undergraduate and 70 graduate students. The School of Music has 50 full-time faculty and 50 graduate assistants.
Required Qualifications 1. Master's degree in wind conducting or closely related field.
2. State law mandates demonstrable oral proficiency in the English language as a requirement for this position.
3. If this position is Security Sensitive or if you are subject to a criminal background investigation based on University policy, employment is contingent upon you passing a satisfactory criminal background investigation. You may not begin work until the criminal background investigation results have been received and cleared by Human Resources.
Desired Qualifications: 1. Successful teaching experience at the collegiate level is highly desirable.
Necessary Licenses/Certifications/Degrees 1. Master's degree in wind conducting or closely related field.
Hiring Rate/Range Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Work Hours Varies
Proposed Starting Date: 08/16/2019
Posting date 04-18-2019
Closing date Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants To ensure full consideration, please complete a faculty employment application and attach a formal letter of application, a current CV, and a list of at least three references with contact information. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Illinois State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/ Veteran.
If you are having difficulty accessing the system, please call Human Resources at (309) 438-8311.
If you are an individual with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) or other state or federal law, you may request an accommodation by the Office of Equal Opportunity and Access at 309-438-3383.
Contact Information School of Music:
Departmental Homepage https://finearts.illinoisstate.edu/music/
Required Applicant Documents PLEASE NOTE: These documents are required to be submitted online in order to complete the application process. Please have these documents ready prior to clicking on "Apply For This Posting". Reference List
Curriculum Vitae (C.V.)
Letter of Application
Optional Applicant Documents
Civil Service Test Not Applicable
Physical Requirements: Must be able to complete the following with or without a reasonable accommodation:
1. Ability to effectively communicate on a daily basis.
2. Ability to conduct or attend meetings in various locations across campus.