Sessional Instructor - Department of Music - Faculty of Arts (Winter 2020)

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Department of Music - Faculty of Arts
Sessional Instructor
Winter 2020

The Department of Music at the University of Prince Edward Island invites applications for a sessional instructor to teach the following course during the Winter 2020 Semester (January to April 2020). This position is subject to final budgetary approval.

MUSIC 3540: Elementary Music Education
The investigations begun in MUSIC 3530 are continued in this course, focusing on children in grades 4-6. Learning theories as they relate to music are examined.

The successful applicant will have a minimum of a Master’s degree in Music Education (Doctorate preferred) and public school teaching experience in music at the elementary level.

Qualified applicants already on the UPEI Sessional Roster will be given priority.

Application Instructions:
Applicants should submit a letter of application, a current curriculum vitae, and two recent letters of reference to:

Dr. Andrew Zinck, Chair
Department of Music
University of Prince Edward Island
Charlottetown, PE  C1A 4P3

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. UPEI is committed to the principle of equity in employment.

Closing date for applications is June 30, 2019 or until the position is filled

UPEI encourages all qualified applicants to apply for job openings; however, in keeping with the terms and provisions of the university’s various employment and collective agreements, first priority will be given to internal candidates.