Summer Music Academy faculty will play an essential role in delivering a high-quality, pre-college music experience to enrolled students. Faculty will be responsible for teaching a variety of courses on a daily basis, including music fundamentals, master classes, private lessons, and coaching chamber ensembles. Faculty will serve as role models to elementary, intermediate, and high school students as these students navigate their own professional and personal goals. Faculty members are encouraged to actively perform during the program.
High school division will be held July 14-July 27, 2013, and the Intermediate Division will be held July 28-August 3, 2013.
Specific duties include teaching music fundamentals class (theory, sight-singing, and history); teaching daily master classes in assigned instrument/voice area(s); coaching chamber ensembles; teaching private lessons as needed; teaching music electives as needed; performing as needed; and attending and supervising daily activities as needed.
Position/Job Responsibilities continued
Undergraduate degree in music or the equivalent combination of education and experience; previous teaching experience required; demonstrated advanced performing ability on a major instrument; knowledge of music pedagogy and contemporary topics in music education preferred; and demonstrated ability to work cooperatively with colleagues.
Ithaca College, a comprehensive residential campus community of 7000 students, offers a learning experience that combines the best of the liberal arts and professional education. Our new strategic plan IC 20/20 positions us to offer a truly distinct integrative learning experience that allows us to graduate students who are ready for the personal, professional, and global challenges of our age. We seek candidates who embrace integrative learning and want to be a part of this exciting time in Ithaca College history.
Nestled in the heart of New York State’s scenic Finger Lakes region, Ithaca College sits atop South Hill overlooking picturesque Cayuga Lake and is just minutes away from the city center. Combining small town warmth and charm with the vibrancy of a college community, the thriving and culturally diverse city of Ithaca has been rated by Kiplinger’s as one of the top 10 places to live in the U.S. To learn more about Ithaca College, visit us at www.ithaca.edu.
Ithaca College continually strives to build an inclusive and welcoming community of individuals, with diverse talents and skills from a multitude of backgrounds, who are committed to civility, mutual respect, social justice, and the free and open exchange of ideas. Successful candidates will demonstrate an ability to teach in ways that value the varied learning needs and interests of a culturally diverse student population and that reflect a commitment to encouraging the success of all students.
Instructions for submitting your application
Interested individuals should apply online at apply.icjobs.org and attach a cover letter and resume. Once you have completed this portion of the process and received a confirmation number, visit http://www.ithaca.edu/music/prepdivision/academy/application/ for additional application instructions. Questions about online application may be directed to the Office of Human Resources at (607) 274-8000. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled.
Ithaca College is committed to building a diverse academic community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. Experience that contributes to the diversity of the college is appreciated.
Ithaca College - 19 months ago
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