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Assistant/Associate Professor

Department of Music, Art & Design
School of Liberal Arts and Education

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Teaching a full academic load of undergraduate courses in applied piano to minors and majors in discipline; teaching courses in music theory or class piano; will accompany departmental and/or student performers as needed; maintains an active solo and collaborative performance schedule; will effectively recruit students for program; will provide student advising; and will serve on university, department and school committees as needed.
 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

Candidates must have an earned doctorate in piano performance or pedagogy from an accredited college or university; must have evidence of excellence in solo and collaborative performance; and incumbent must possess a strong record of teaching piano in higher education (college, university, or conservatory) is required.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Virginia State University will accept applications through the online Recruitment Management System (RMS) at https://jobs.agencies.virginia.gov.  E-mailed, mailed and faxed applications will not be accepted.  Resumes do not substitute for a completed online state application.  Interested persons must attach a letter of interest, a current resume/vita, and the names, addresses, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses (if available) of three professional references. Please visit our web site at www.vsu.edu for full position descriptions.

Copies of transcripts and three (3) letters of references must be attached to online application or mailed to: 

Office of Human Resources
Virginia State University
1 Hayden Drive, Box 9412
Petersburg, Virginia 23806-9412
 

Your name and the position number (FO070 must be clearly identifiable on each item submitted. Official transcripts and three (3) letters of reference will be required prior to employment.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  

The selected candidate(s) will be subject to an extensive and complete background check, which may include fingerprinting.  The candidate may be required to complete a Statement of Personal Economic Interest as a condition of employment, if applicable. 

 

VIRGINIA STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. WOMEN, MINORITIES, PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES, AND VETERANS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.

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