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Douglas College

Regular Probationary Faculty -- Music History

Part Time

Position Details

Position Title Regular Probationary Faculty -- Music History Posting Number 00254F Location New Westminster Campus Grade or Pay Level In accordance with the current Collective Agreement Salary Range In accordance with the current Collective Agreement Position Type Faculty - Probationary Regular Posting Type Internal/External Regular/Temporary Regular Employment Type Part-Time Posting Category Faculty Start Date 08/16/2020 End Date Diversity Statement
Douglas College is committed to being a workplace that is free of discrimination, that values diversity and is representative, at all job levels, of the communities we serve.
Work Arrangements
The Music Department is seeking to hire a probationary regular instructor to teach the Music history survey courses in our University Transferable Music Diploma programs.

The position is half-time (4 courses per academic year) and starts August 16, 2020

Typically Music history survey courses would be delivered face-to-face; however, for Fall 2020, these courses will be delivered online.

Workload is assigned each year based on available sections.
What Douglas Offers
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The Role
Regular Probationary Faculty - Music History


You will be responsible for:
- teaching all four survey courses in the history of western art music: MUSC 1120, 1220, 2320, 2420.
- assessing and evaluate students' progress and achievement.
- overseeing curriculum revision and development in music history.
- working with the library to ensure currency and relevance of music history resources.
- attending departmental meetings, sharing in departmental responsibilities, and participating in committee work.
- maintaining currency in the field through professional development activity.
To Be Successful in this Role You Will Need
- A Ph. D in Musicology, or equivalent
- Mastery in the literature of western art music from the Greeks to the present
- Familiarity with popular, jazz, world, and Canadian music
- Current knowledge of pedagogical approaches in music history
- Demonstrated success in teaching music history at the post-secondary level
- Familiarity with online and audio/visual resources for music history
- Evidence of ongoing research and/or other scholarly work in music
- Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively and work collaboratively with others in a respectful manner
- Successful completion of administrative and organizational tasks.

Experience with online delivery of Music history courses will be considered an asset.
Link to Full Position Profile Needs a Criminal Records Check No

Open Date 06/05/2020 Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant
Interested applicants must ensure that a resume and cover letter are submitted online.

This position will remain open until filled with a first review date of June 30, 2020. We anticipate holding interviews online on July 9 and July 10, 2020.

Please ensure your resume clearly explains how you meet the required knowledge, skills and abilities of the position for which you are applying.

All candidates selected for interview will need to provide original sealed transcripts for educational credentials noted on their resume.
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