Assistant Professor Of Music BusinessThe University of Memphis Music Industry program invites applications for a full time, tenure-track position in the Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music beginning August 18, 2014.
The successful candidate will coordinate the Music Business Area including teaching music industry core classes, curriculum development, academic advising, mentorship and supervision of internship program. Additional responsibilities include management of the University of Memphis’ Highwater Records publishing company.
QualificationsGraduate or baccalaureate degree and demonstrated significant professional experience in the music industry and a full time commitment to teaching and advising (University teaching experience desired).
The Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music is fully accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music and has a full-time faculty of 40 with approximately 450 music majors. Degree programs include: Bachelor of Music in performance, music history, composition, music education, music business, recording technology, jazz and studio music performance, jazz and studio music composition/arranging; Master of Music in performance, musicology, Orff-Schulwerk, music education, pedagogy, jazz and studio music, composition and conducting; Doctor of Philosophy in musicology and music education; Doctor of Musical Arts in performance, composition, conducting and music theory. A graduate certificate, the Artist Diploma in Music, is also offered. The School of Music is housed in the College of Communication and Fine Arts. http://music.memphis.edu/
Apply for this Position
Candidates should go to:
workforum.memphis.edu to submit an application. Additional items required at time of application include a cover letter, curriculum vita and a list of five (5) references with contact information to include address, telephone number and e-mail address. Review of applications will begin December 16, 2013 and may continue until a successful candidate is named. For information regarding this position, contact:
Jeff Cline, Chair Music Business Search Committee