The Point Loma Nazarene University community is, and intends to be, a decidedly Christian community, as exhibited by our shared beliefs, corporate practices, and Christlike character.
Tenure track position beginning August 20, 2022 in the Department of Music with an emphasis in Instrumental Music. The review of applications will begin November 15, 2021 and continue until the position has been filled.
Conduct our instrumental ensembles
Lead in the development of our instrumental program.
Assume responsibilities in secondary education teaching.
Support a comprehensive undergraduate music program in a church-related liberal arts university.
Teach applied lessons in a primary instrumental area
Evidence of highly developed instrumental conducting skills
Experience in program development
Strong background in Music Education
Experience in secondary teaching preferred
Masters Degree in Music
Terminal Degree in Music preferred.
Thorough commitment to the concept of a Christian liberal arts university with a desire to work in an evangelically oriented institution which attempts to integrate faith and learning in an atmosphere of academic excellence.
Support of the religious and educational goals of the university and its sponsoring denomination.
Evidence of a Christian commitment and an active church involvement.
Evidence of a commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching.
A record of scholarly, professional and artistic achievement.
Philosophical: Thorough commitment to the concept of Christian liberal arts education. Desire to work in an evangelical institution in the Wesleyan tradition. Supportive of the religious and educational goals of the university and its sponsoring denomination.
Personal: Evidence of Christian commitment and active church involvement.
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS At the time of completing application, you will need the following documents to upload:
Statement of Personal Faith
Philosophy of Teaching in Christian Higher Education
3 Letters of References (for confidential references, have letters sent to the Department Chair or email@example.com)
Unofficial Transcripts for highest degree completed
3 Teacher Evaluations (if available)
PLNU is a vibrant Christian liberal arts university in the evangelical, Wesleyan tradition with an undergraduate and graduate student body of around 4000 including over 40% students of color. PLNU seeks to attract an active, culturally and academically diverse faculty of the highest caliber, skilled in the practice of teaching and scholarship. In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide quality educational and employment opportunities, PLNU actively encourages applications from members of underrepresented groups in higher education.
Point Loma Nazarene University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices or procedures. In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide quality educational and employment opportunities, PLNU actively encourages applications from members of underrepresented groups in higher education.
Internal Number: R0002657
About Point Loma Nazarene University
Point Loma Nazarene University is known for being forward-thinking. At PLNU, academics, faith, and community are all vital. Students benefit from this balanced approach to education and leave PLNU prepared to think, act, and contribute to the world.
In addition to more than 60 undergraduate areas of study, PLNU offers graduate program regional centers throughout Southern California. PLNU serves more than 3,500 students.