Assistant Professor of Music (Instrumental Music Education)

Wayne State University
Detroit, MI
Posted On:
October 16, 2018


Wayne State University; full time.

POSITION: The College of Fine, Performing and Communication Arts at Wayne State University seeks a qualified candidate for appointment as Assistant Professor of Music (Instrumental Music Education) in the Department of Music. This full-time tenure track position will begin no later than August 19, 2019. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. 

RESPONSIBILITIES: The successful candidate will teach instrumental music education courses, placing and supervising student teachers and coordinating other fieldwork experiences, maintaining a significant level of peer-reviewed scholarly activity, developing relationships with local and state music teachers, and serving on Department, College and University committees as appropriate. 


The Department seeks candidates with a PhD in Music Education, public school teaching experience, two years of college-level teaching experience (may include GTA appointments), a record of peer-reviewed scholarly activity, and experience with current classroom instructional technology.

How to Apply

A letter of application, with full Curriculum Vitae, and list of five references must be submitted through the WSU Online Hiring System at: , referencing posting number 043912 and addressed to: Professor Christopher Collins, Chair, Instrumental Music Education Search Committee Department of Music 1321 Old Main Wayne State University Detroit, MI 48202 Internet: Applications remain open until the position is filled. The review of applications begins on December 3, 2018.