Applications are invited for the following full time position:
Faculty Position in Music and Worship Arts
Briercrest College invites applications for a full-time faculty position in Music commencing August 1, 2014. Specialists from all subfields will be considered, but experience leading ensembles will be considered an asset. The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching undergraduate music courses, conducting/coaching ensembles (classical and contemporary), and helping to shape the future of a music program that has a long and distinguished history.
Candidates should have completed doctoral studies (although exceptional ABDs may be considered) and demonstrate potential for excellence in teaching, research and creative work, and service to the church. Questions about the nature of the post may be directed to the Vice President Academic, Wes Olmstead, PhD (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Applicants should submit a cover letter, writing sample, and statement of educational philosophy, evidence of teaching effectiveness (if available), curriculum vitae, transcripts, and three professional letters of reference to: Ms. Heidi Soggie, Director of Human Resources by email to email@example.com. Rank commensurate with qualifications.
Briercrest College and Seminary is a private, confessional post-secondary institution in the evangelical Protestant tradition that enrolls over 800 students in 19 undergraduate and graduate programs including degrees in various forms of Christian ministry, Applied Linguistics, Biblical and Theological studies, Music, the Humanities and Social Sciences, and Business Administration. Candidates must be committed to historic Christian orthodoxy and be sympathetic to the traditions of the college. All employees agree to sign a doctrinal statement and code of conduct. Information about the school can be found at the institutional web site, http://www.briercrest.ca/media/171830/covenant.pdf
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.BriercrestCollegeand Seminary hires on the basis of merit. While we are committed to the principle of equity in employment, we welcome diversity and encourage applications from all qualified women and men, including persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, and Aboriginal persons.
Please send resumes and cover letters to:
Director of Human Resources
Briercrest College and Seminary
510 College Drive
Caronport, SK S0H 0S0