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California State University, Dominguez Hills
  • Position Number: 1168349
  • Location: Carson, CA
  • Position Type: Fine and Applied Arts - Music

Assistant Professor-Academic Year- Music (Music Industry and Commercial Music)
College of Arts and Humanities

The faculty of the College of Arts and Humanities at California State University Dominguez Hills invites applications for a Tenure Track; Assistant or Associate Professor position in the Music department

Responsibilities involve teaching various core music courses, teaching popular music performance courses and directing ensembles, and developing new curriculum in the areas of commercial music and music industry studies. Additional duties include making connections and creating relationships with individuals, organizations, and companies in the music industry including: artist management firms, publishing houses, entertainment lawyers, record labels, studios, television and film music departments, producers, artistic directors, foundations, and performing artists. Other responsibilities include: student advising, creative/scholarly activity, and service on various committees.

Please visit the College website for more information.

Minimum Qualifications
Masters degree in music
Outstanding instrumentalist or songwriter
College or university-level teaching experience
Experience in teaching undergraduates from diverse age, socioeconomic, cultural, and academic backgrounds.

Preferred Qualifications
Demonstrated ability to teach commercial music performance, songwriting, and production
Experience teaching music industry studies and/or working in music industry
Candidates will have an exceptional reputation in their field and ability to provide forward thinking leadership
Experience working with a diverse student body
A track record of developing curricula in the emerging academic field of commercial music performance and production
Background in placing music students in internships within the music and entertainment industry
Knowledge and experience in creating successful music publicity campaigns (traditional and social media)
Doctorate preferred

Background Checks
The successful candidate is required to complete a thorough background check, and the employment offer can be rescinded if the background check reveals disqualifying or falsified information.

How to Apply
While the position will remain open until filled, review of applications will begin on March 8, 2018.

Please visit California State University, Dominguez Hills employment website for full details at:

California State University, Dominguez Hills, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, or protected veteran status.

Individuals with disabilities requesting accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) may call the CSU Dominguez Hills Human Resources Office (310) 243-3771 or the Academic Affairs Personnel Services Office at (310) 243-3766.

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Upon appointment all candidates must furnish proof of eligibility to work in the U.S. The California State University is Smoke and Tobacco Free. Smoking, Vaping and other Tobacco use are Not Permitted anywhere on University property. Education Code 42356, CCR Title 5, Article 9

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