Part-time Faculty, Songwriting - Berklee College of Music in Boston Massachusetts

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Berklee College of Music

Boston, Massachusetts

United States


Detailed Job Description

Berklee College of Music invites applications for a part-time faculty position in the Songwriting Department.  This appointment is a replacement for a faculty member on sabbatical for the Fall semester.  Appointment to begin September 2016. Compensation is commensurate with professional experience. 

Responsibilities: Primary teaching responsibilities will include teaching Songwriting 1 & 2, Lyric Writing 1& 2.  

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Teaching experience at the postsecondary level
  • Credits as a professional songwriter with strong abilities as both a lyricist and as a composer
  • Classroom teaching experience and strong notational ability
  • Well-developed technology skills, including use of sequencing software
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent teaching experience, preferably at the college or professional level
  • Knowledge of the Songwriting curriculum as it has developed at Berklee
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

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

  • Part-time Faculty, Songwriting
  • Learning lab for the music of today
  • Cultivating the musicianship of all students
  • Holistic and constantly evolving diversity
  • Music (composition)
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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