Full-time Faculty, Contemporary Writing & Production - Berklee College of Music in Boston Massachusetts

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Berklee College of Music

Boston, Massachusetts

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Berklee College of Music invites nominations and applications for a full-time faculty position in the Contemporary Writing & Production Department.  Primary teaching responsibilities will include: upper level arranging and writing courses that incorporate advanced arranging and production techniques, concepts, and music writing skills; working one-on-one with students in Directed Study as they prepare their graduation portfolio and make the transition from student to industry professional; and developing and refining curriculum to reflect the changes and developments in the music industry.  This is a 9-month full-time faculty position with a renewable contract, initial appointment to begin September 1st, 2016. Compensation is commensurate with professional experience.

Experience and Qualifications

  • Significant past and current experience as an active composer, arranger, conductor, and producer in a variety of contemporary music styles, with particular emphasis on writing for commercials, TV and multi-media;
  • High level skills in music production both in the recording studio and using current music software on the DAW;
  • Teaching experience in writing, arranging, and music technology is preferable;
  • Master of Music or equivalent professional experience;
  • An interest in working in a diverse workplace with a multicultural student body;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills;
  • A willingness to adhere to a structured curriculum and to develop course content and supplemental materials.

Berklee College of Music is committed to increasing the diversity of the college community and the curriculum. Candidates who can contribute to that goal are encouraged to apply and to identify their strengths in this area.

Keyword Phrases

  • Learning lab for the music of today
  • Cultivating the musicianship of all students
  • Holistic and constantly evolving diversity
  • Music (composition)
  • Music (theory)
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Type of Faculty:Non-Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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