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Position: LEO Intermittent Lecturer (Fall Term only)
Department: Performing Arts Technology (PAT)
The successful candidate will be expected to:
Teach one 3-credit course during the Fall 2019 term: PAT 431, Contemporary Practices in Studio Production I.
Coordinate course materials with the Chair of the PAT Department.
Lead one three-hour class session per week.
Be available to promptly answer students' questions outside of class time by email and/or in person.
Promptly grade assignments and return detailed feedback to students.
Use U-M's learning management and administrative systems as needed.
Work with staff in the Duderstadt Center Audio Studios to acclimate to local workflows and processes, and schedule class activities.
Extensive professional experience as a recording engineer, mixing engineer, and/or producer in the music industry.
Demonstrated mastery of contemporary music recording and production practices in professional analog, digital, and hybrid studio environments.
Familiarity with a variety of mixing consoles and outboard audio processing equipment.
Substantial experience with recording and production using Avid ProTools and a range of software-based audio processing tools.
Bachelor's degree in sound recording, communication, or film/video.
Track record of excellence as an educator.
Professional songwriting experience and/or credits.
The terms and conditions of employment for this position are subject to the provisions of a Collective Bargaining Agreement between the University of Michigan and the Lecturers Employee Organization (LEO).
As a comprehensive performing arts school set in one of the world’s finest public institutions of higher education, the School of Music, Theatre & Dance (SMTD) is deeply engaged in the creation, practice, scholarship, and pedagogy of music, theatre, and dance. We aim to provide leadership, nationally and internationally, in all three fields. We assert and celebrate the value of the arts to the mission of the University of Michigan. SMTD is committed to sharing values of diversity and inclusion in order to achieve and sustain excellence.
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Internal Number: 172655
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