Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas, Baylor University is the oldest university in Texas and the world's largest Baptist University. Baylor's mission is to educate men and women for worldwide leadership and service by integrating academic excellence and Christian commitment within a caring community. Baylor is actively recruiting new faculty with a strong commitment to the classroom and an equally strong commitment to discovering new knowledge as Baylor aspires to become a top tier research university while reaffirming and strengthening its distinctive Christian mission as described in Pro Futuris.
We invite you to come discover the vision and excitement at Baylor as we seek to fill the following position in the School of Music, Academic Studies.
Tracking ID#: F009768
POSITION: Church Music: Full, Associate, or Assistant Professor Rank
QUALIFICATIONS: Qualifications include practical experience in music ministry and a record of or potential for scholarly research and publication and/or creative activity. A doctorate is preferred, as is a record of college teaching and experience in directing theses or dissertations.
RESPONSIBILITIES: This person will be responsible for teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in church music, maintaining an active program of research and publication and/or creative activity in church music, maintaining an active profile of professional achievement as a practitioner of church music, maintaining mutually productive relationships with church leaders, and other duties, as assigned, according to qualifications and departmental needs.
RANK AND SALARY: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Applications will be reviewed beginning December 6, 2013 and will be accepted until the position is filled.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, three current letters of recommendation, a list of additional references, and transcripts of academic work to:
Dr. Randall Bradley, Church Music Search Committee Chair
Baylor University School of Music
One Bear Place #97408
Waco, Texas 76798-7408
Materials may be submitted electronically to: Randall_Bradley@baylor.edu.
[This position is necessitated by the creation of two new degree programs in the Baylor University School of Music: the Ph.D. in Church Music and the D.M.A. in Church Music.]
Baylor is a Baptist University affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer, Baylor encourages minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities to apply.