Gardner-Webb University maintains a policy of non-discrimination. No aspect of employment will be influenced by race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability, veteran status, genetic information, age, or any other basis prohibited by statute.
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Gardner-Webb University seeks applications for a Tenure-track Associate/Full Professor to serve as Chair of the Department of Music. We seek to hire energetic and engaging leaders who are exceptional instructors and proven experts within the Department of Music. The Department Chair reports directly to the Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences and works collaboratively with many others across campus.
Gardner-Webb University is a coeducational, residential, private institution located in Boiling Springs, North Carolina, offering a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs to more than 4,000 students. The University is located in the foothills of North Carolina with easy access to Charlotte, Asheville, and Greenville-Spartanburg. Gardner-Webb University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) and the National Associate of Schools of Music (NASM).
The ideal candidates would have teaching responsibilities, preferably having expertise in one of the following areas: Voice (soprano or mezzo-soprano preferred) and/or Traditional/Contemporary Worship.
Basic expectations for these positions include:
Responsibilities for the Chair position include:
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Candidates should complete the application using the link below and include a letter of interest, resume/CV, unofficial transcripts, and the contact information for at least 3 references with their application submission. Please note that incomplete submissions will not be considered. Questions about program specifics or application requirements should be directed to Dr. Shawn E. Holt, Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences ([email protected]). Salary and benefits are competitive with institutions of similar size and purpose. Gardner-Webb University maintains a policy of non-discrimination. No aspect of employment will be influenced by race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability, veteran status, genetic information, age, or any other basis prohibited by statute.