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Music Therapy Program Director

The Music Department at the University of Evansville invites applicants for a full-time, tenure track Music Therapy Program Director, open rank (assistant, associate or full professor).  Primary duties include teaching music therapy core courses, mentoring students through all phases of internship acquisition and completion, supervising clinical practicum students at all levels, advising, and recruiting. Additional teaching will be assigned based on the successful candidate’s qualifications and department needs. 

Doctoral degree (doctorate preferred, ABD considered), board certified, with a minimum of three years’ professional full-time clinical experience required. Teaching experience at the university level or experience as an internship director is desirable. Applicants must possess a valid driver’s license, proof of auto insurance, and reliable transportation. Open Rank (Assistant, Associate, or Full), rank to be determined by the qualifications of the successful candidate.  Salary based on qualifications and experience.

The University of Evansville is an independent, comprehensive, selective admissions university recognized for excellence in its core liberal arts and sciences curriculum and professional programs. Enrollment is more than 2,500. The University is a leader in study abroad and owns a campus in England, Harlaxton College. The Department of Music currently has 100 undergraduate music majors. Degree programs include Music Education, Music Therapy, Music Management, Performance, and General Studies (Bachelor of Science). Instruction on every orchestral instrument, voice, keyboard, and guitar is provided by 17 full-time and 9 part-time instructors.  Established over 40 years ago, the music therapy major emphasizes development of musical skills along with academic excellence.  Students complete 6 semesters of clinical practice at various agencies in the area.  The program is accredited by NASM and approved by AMTA For additional information see the University’s web site at http://www.evansville.edu and the Department of Music's site at http://music.evansville.edu.

Consideration of applications will begin December 1, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. Please complete the University of Evansville online application located at http://www.evansville.edu/offices/hr/employmentApp.cfm, Send curriculum vitae, transcripts, three letters of recommendation and a list of additional references to: Dr. Alanna Keenan, Music Therapy Search Committee Chair, Department of Music, University of Evansville, 1800 Lincoln Avenue, Evansville, IN 47722. Email reception of the vitae and letters of recommendation is acceptable (send electronic materials to ak215@evansville.edu).  Letters of recommendation must be sent by referee.

The University of Evansville operates under a nondiscriminatory policy with regard to race, color, gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, creed or religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status and all federally protected groups/classes. Minorities and underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.

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