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Adjunct/Affiliate in Guitar

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Applicants must apply online at https://jobs.sju.edu. Complete applications are to include a letter of application, C.V. and current contact information for three professional references. Screening of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Saint Joseph's University is a private, Catholic, Jesuit institution and expects members of its community to be knowledgeable about its mission and to make a positive contribution to that mission. Saint Joseph's University is an equal opportunity employer that seeks to recruit, develop and retain a talented and diverse workforce. EOE M/F/V/D

Position Information

Position Information (Default Section)

Position Title: Adjunct/Affiliate in Guitar
Full Time or Part Time Status: Part-Time, Temporary
If Part Time, hours per week: 3-12 hours per week
If temporary, please provide a start and end date:

Semester by Semester

Job Type: No Response
Position Summary or Faculty Qualifications

The Department of Music, Theatre & Film at Saint Joseph’s University University invites applications for the position of Adjunct Instructor of Guitar to teach studio lessons in classical and jazz guitar.

Preferred qualifications: D.M.A. in guitar performance and experience teaching guitar in a liberal arts college setting.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Teaching of a specified course
Preparation of materials
Providing support and guidance to students
Grading assignments and examinations
Evaluating students in the end-of-semester jury process
Preparing students for studio recitals and senior recitals
Office hours

Secondary Responsibilities:
Minimum Requirements:

Master’s Degree in Music
Evidence of successful teaching experience in studio guitar at the college level.

Preferred Qualifications:

D.M.A. in guitar performance
Experience teaching guitar in a liberal arts college setting.

Physical Requirements and/or Unusual Work Hours:

May require standing for long periods of time, talking for long periods of time and carrying course materials.

Additional Information:
Position Classification: Faculty
Union: None
Number of direct reports to this position: 0
Number of indirect reports to this position: 0
Department: 212012 - Music, Theater and Film
Date Open to Internal Applicants: 05/16/2017
Date Open to External Applicants: 05/16/2017
Job Close Date: 05/31/2018
Open Until Filled Yes
Open to: Internal and External Applicants
Special Instructions:

Applicants must apply online at https://jobs.sju.edu. Complete applications are to include a letter of application, C.V. and current contact information for three professional references. Screening of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Saint Joseph’s University is a private, Catholic, Jesuit institution and expects members of its community to be knowledgeable about its mission and to make a positive contribution to that mission. Saint Joseph’s University is an equal opportunity employer that seeks to recruit, develop and retain a talented and diverse workforce.
EOE M/F/V/D

Supplemental Questions

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  1. * Please indicate how you FIRST learned of this position
    • Internal Job Announcement
    • Periodic search of the SJU website
    • Employee Referral (Specify name of employee below)
    • On-line Advertisement (Please specify source below)
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  2. * Per the question above, please specify the name of the venue or place where you FIRST learned of this position.

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  3. * Please indicate your educational level
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    • Master's degree
    • Ph.D.
    • Bachelor's degree with significant work experience
  4. * Please specify your major for the degree(s) you hold

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Please indicate which statement best fits your teaching experience.
    • No Response
    • No teaching experience
    • Teaching experience but not at a university
    • Teaching experience at a university

Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Interest
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document Specified in Posting
  2. Letters of Recommendation