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On Staff: A Practical Guide to Starting Your Career in a University Music Department (Paperback)
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On Staff: A Practical Guide to Starting Your Career in a University Music Department (Paperback)

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Paperback 240 Pages / Published: 04/07/2013
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A practical guide to starting a successful career in a music department in higher education, this book thoroughly details the application, interview, and negotiation processes. It offers a wealth of practical information on getting a post, your first days in the post, acquiring tenure and promotion, working with colleagues and administration, beginning your career, and learning about yourself in the higher education setting. This book will show you how to: -Organize your professional experiences in an eye-appealing and easily read CV -Develop attention catching cover letters that avoid common pitfalls and instead create positive, lasting impressions -Create meaningful teaching philosophies and research statements -Acquire effective interview techniques by becoming aware of frequently asked interview questions, the nuances of interview apparel, dining etiquette, and recognizing what committees and administrators are looking for in a candidate -Negotiate job offers effectively And once you get that position, this book will show you how to keep it, to get tenure and promotion, and to be successful in your chosen higher education institution. Visit the comprehensive companion website at www.oup.com/us/onstaff

Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199947041
Number of pages: 240
Weight: 332 g
Dimensions: 235 x 221 x 16 mm


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This book is your guiding star from starting with the process of looking for a college position all the way through getting hired and succeeding once hired. Dr. Hamann anticipates and answers the questions the person looking for a college position may not even know to ask until it is too late...like during the interview with the dean! * Rob Cutietta, Dean, USC Thornton School of Music, University of Southern California *
On Staff provides clear, concise, and comprehensive information for individuals seeking collegiate music faculty positions. Valuable insights on locating openings, application materials, interviewing, negotiating contracts, and successfully starting a new job are provided. It is a must have text for doctoral students, graduate student advisors, and early career professionals! * William I. Bauer, University of Florida *

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