Full-time position. Start Date: September 1, 2016
Overview: Carroll University is seeking to fill a full-time Clinical Assistant Professor of Music Therapy to oversee and implement the new music therapy degree program, teach classes in music therapy and other qualified areas, and serve as advisor and program director. This individual will play an integral role in program development including ongoing curriculum development, implementation and assessment, and development of clinical contacts and AMTA certification materials.
Responsibilities: Responsibilities of this appointment include teaching classes in the music therapy program and other qualified areas, advising and mentoring students, maintaining a scholarly agenda, recruiting students to the program, developing clinical contacts and supervising clinical experiences, and participating in program, department, and university service. Opportunities exist for continued clinical practice if desired.
Track Appointment, Rank and Salary: Clinical faculty. Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications.
The Program: The Carroll University Music Program is currently preparing for NASM accreditation and AMTA certification, with a NASM site visit scheduled for September 2016. The Music Program offers degrees in Music Education, BA in Music with emphases in Performance or Liberal Arts, and is developing a Music Therapy degree. Carroll University has strong and diversified offerings in Allied Health, including top ranked nursing and physical therapy programs.
The Department: The Department of Visual and Performing Arts in the Division of Humanities and Social Sciences offers majors in art, graphic communication, music education, music liberal arts, music performance, photography, and theater arts, as well as minors in art, graphic design, music, photography, theater arts, and web design.
The University: Founded in 1846, Carroll University is an independent, co-educational comprehensive institution grounded in the liberal arts tradition. The Pioneer Core general education curriculum has a strong emphasis on developing intercultural awareness. Carroll University is located in suburban Waukesha, 16 miles west of Milwaukee and 60 miles east of Madison. The University serves approximately 3000 full-time and 500 part-time students. The University, though intentionally ecumenical and non-sectarian in approach, is related to the Presbyterian Church, USA. Candidates must be willing and able to support and advance the University mission.