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MU623 – New Media, Business Administration, and Marketing

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Author pmnationtalk
Date February 8, 2018
Type Full Time
Company Wilfrid Laurier University
Location Waterloo, ON
Category Art / Media / Design and Administration
Client Wilfrid Laurier University
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Posting ID : 5942
Position Title : MU623 – New Media, Business Administration, and Marketing
Faculty/Academic Area : Faculty of Music
Term : May 7 – August 8, 2018
Campus : Waterloo
Anticipated Class Size : 15

Position Summary :

The Faculty of Music, Wilfrid Laurier University, requires part-time contract academic staff (CAS) to teach the course listed below in the Spring Term 2018 to be taught at the Waterloo Campus. Following is a brief description of the course to indicate the content and level of difficulty. We would be happy to provide additional information that may be required.

MU623 – New Media, Business Administration, and Marketing – 0.5 credit

This is a required course in the MA (Community Music) program. Strategies for community musicians to develop sustainable arts projects using business-based startup methods will be explored. Basic principles of marketing, finance, fundraising, sponsorships and grant funding will be introduced, and there will be a focus on social media as a marketing tool.  Emphasis will be placed on conceptual models which are then applied to real world examples.  An entrepreneurial perspective is applied to arts administration. A basic understanding of the foundational principles of community music is preferred. Spring Term – Wednesdays – 7:00 – 9:50pm.

Rate of pay for 0.5 graduate (with seniority) intramural courses: $ 7434.75 plus 4% in lieu of benefits and 4% in lieu of vacation. Total classroom hours for a 0.5 credit weight course: 36 hours.

Applicants shall apply electronically.  Applications must be received by 23:59 local time, by the deadline date on the posting. Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted.

Qualifications – Required : Master’s Degree
Application Deadline : Friday, February 16, 2018
Submit with Application :

  • CV (required)

Required for External Applicants
• Three letters of reference
• Evidence of Good Teaching

• Cover letter
• Teaching Dossier
• Sample Course Outline (2-pages maximum)

To Apply :

Please address applications to Renée Ellis at the following email address:

This appointment is in accordance with the Part-time Contract Academic Staff Collective Agreement, for which the Wilfrid Laurier Faculty Association (WLUFA) is the exclusive bargaining agent.

For Supplementary Remuneration for large classes or multi-section courses, see Article 28.3

Pursuant to Article 13.5 of the Collective Agreement for Part-time Contract Academic Staff (CAS) and Part-time Librarians, all applicants shall apply electronically. Applications must be received by 23:59 local time of the date on the posting.

Wilfrid Laurier University is committed to equity and values diversity. We welcome applications from qualified women and men, including persons of all genders and sexual orientations, persons with disabilities, Aboriginal persons, and persons of a visible minority. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Members of the designated groups must self-identify to the appropriate Dean(s) to be considered for employment equity.

In accordance with the requirements of Citizenship and Immigration Canada, the successful applicants will be required to prove they are legally able to work in Canada.

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Posted on : Thursday, February 1, 2018
Posting Ends : Friday, February 16, 2018

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