Music Therapy Instructor

Location: West Virginia University,
1 Medical Center Drive, Morgantown, WV 26506

Contact: Hannah Bush

Job Description:

The West Virginia University Health Sciences Center and the School of Medicine seek applicants for the position of Instructor in the expanding Music Therapy Program, which is a collaboration between the School of Music in the College of Creative Arts and the School of Medicine. This is a full-time, 12-month non-tenure track position. The successful applicant will assist the current faculty in providing clinical services in WVU Medicine facilities and affiliates, as well as participate in supervision of students and offer some didactic instruction as determined by the School of Music. This position is based upon expanding demand for clinical services, with special emphasis on adult and pediatric oncology.

Responsibilities: include development and implementation of clinical music therapy services in various units of the hospital system, teaching music therapy undergraduate courses, and providing clinical supervision for practicum students and interns. Job duties include, but are not limited to, development and implementation of clinical services in Adult Oncology, providing professional in-service presentations as necessary, providing clinical supervision to music therapy students and interns, teaching music therapy coursework as needed, and participating in ongoing music therapy research. This individual will collaborate with the Director of Clinical Music Therapy Education and Practice to develop and implement services across adult oncology, participate in community outreach, and collaborate actively within a collegial faculty.

Open Date: 8/11/2023
Close Date: 9/30/2023