School of Music, Florida International University:
„Director of the School of Music“
Job Opening ID: 508637
Deadline: December 31, 2014
Florida International University, Miami’s public research university, seeks applicants for the position of Director of the School of Music with a proven ability to lead a music program within a research institution and be responsible for directing the School in all aspects of teaching, research, development, service, and shared artistic vision.
Specific responsibilities include:
providing strategic initiatives to increase the quality, reputation, and diversity of undergraduate and graduate programs; enrollment management; administering the School’s 3.5 million dollar budget, program policies, and goals; teaching in the area of expertise as appropriate; managing, recruiting, retaining, and supporting faculty members and staff; representing and advocating for the FIU School of Music within the College of Architecture + The Arts (CARTA), the university, and the community at large; directing the school’s public relations, development, and alumni relations.
Candidates must possess a successful record of higher education administration in music as well as leadership experience in faculty recruitment, program development, budget, development, and alumni relations. Candidates should demonstrate professional accomplishments as a performer, scholar, music educator and must have academic credentials from an accredited institution of higher education, with qualifications appropriate for appointment at the rank of full or associate professor, including a record of teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Rank of full professor is preferred. For more information about FIU, visit www.fiu.edu.
Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply to Job Opening ID 508637 at facultycareers.fiu.edu and attach a cover letter and detailed curriculum vitae as a single pdf file. To receive full consideration, applications and required materials should be received by December 31, 2014. Review will continue until position is filled.
Interested parties with questions may contact Dr. David Dolata: dolatad at fiu.edu, to make an appointment to discuss the position in person at the AMS/SMT meeting in Milwaukee.