The Music Education Program at Plymouth State University invites candidates to apply for a non-tenure track, full-time benefited Teaching Faculty position as Coordinator of Music Education and Director of Choral Activities beginning August 2022. The teaching load is 30 to 32 credit hours per year. The candidate will also be expected to advise undergraduate students and provide service to the university.Â Â Part of the Fine and Performing Arts Academic Unit at Plymouth State, the Music and Music Education programs offer a Bachelor of Science degree in Music Education and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Music with several options. Plymouth State Music and Music Education also offers a minor in Music, as well as coursework that can be applied toward Interdisciplinary Studies majors. PSU is accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP), and its Educator Preparation programs are approved by the New Hampshire Department of Education.Â
Â·Â Â Â Â Bachelorâs degree in music education and Masterâs degree in music, education, or music educationÂ·Â Â Â Â Five or more years experience as a public school music teacher (general, instrumental, and vocal), including work as a mentor teacher for student internsÂ·Â Â Â Â Demonstrated excellence as an instructor of choral ensemblesÂ·Â Â Â Â Experience with distance/remote learning and associated technologiesÂ·Â Â Â Â Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
Internal Number: PF0560FY22
About Plymouth State University (PSU)
Plymouth State University offers high-quality baccalaureate, graduate and doctoral degree programs. Through research and innovative community partnerships, the University contributes to the economic, social, cultural, and environmental development of the North Country and Lakes Region of New Hampshire and beyond. Plymouth State University (PSU) is transforming the campus to create a first-of-its-kind university holistically organized around integrated clusters. Our goal is to provide a dynamic interdisciplinary and innovative learning environment. Students, faculty, staff, and community will connect to solve real-world challenges that will benefit people and organizations at all levels. We are a residential and comprehensive university with a warm and engaged learning community focused on teaching excellence and regional engagement. The University is located in the heart of the Lakes Region and White Mountains of New Hampshire and serves approximately 4,300 undergraduate and more than 2,000 graduate students. Our Integrated Cluster Learning Model amplifies the educational experience and strengthens the institution’s legacy of interdisciplinary study and applied experiential learnin...g. PSU students will work in teams with faculty and partners within 7 Integrated Clusters of degree programs: Exploration and Discovery; Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Arts and Technologies; Health and Human Enrichment; Justice and Security; Education, Democracy and Social Change; and Tourism, Environment and Sustainable Development. Now is an exciting time to join Plymouth State and help shape our new kind of university and ultimately tomorrow’s leaders. Surrounded by lakes and mountains, PSU’s 170-acre campus provides students with an outstanding natural laboratory for learning and an ideal setting for outdoor recreation. PSU has consistently earned national recognition for its commitment to community service, environmental sustainability, academic excellence, and employee wellness.