Ramapo College of New Jersey
Assistant Professor of Music - Music Industry
Position Number: 633451
Position Type: Faculty Tenure Track - 10 Month
Department: Contemporary Arts
Ramapo College of New Jersey seeks a tenure track Assistant Professor in the field of Music Industry. The successful candidate should have primary expertise and demonstrate innovation (as a scholar or professional) in the contemporary music industry and its relationship with broader paradigm shifts, technological advances, new media, law, and cultural values. The candidate must be able to teach all levels of Music Industry courses, which include Business of Music, Advanced Business of Music, Music Online, and Marketing and Management in the Music Industry. The successful candidate should also have expertise in either musicianship or musicology, thereby able to teach either musicianship courses that focus on Western music theory, ear training, rhythmic training, and keyboard skills or music history/culture courses about diverse types of popular music as well as Western art music, jazz, or other music traditions. The Music Program, with its distinctly contemporary orientation, emphasizes creativity and experiential learning in a liberal arts framework. The Program aims to prepare graduates as well rounded, creative, and innovative music professionals.