Valencia College is seeking a Professor Sound & Music Production Technology to join our dedicated, passionate faculty team as a full-time tenure-track appointment beginning fall 2018.
Valencia College’s Sound Technology program new building includes a Dolby Atmos immersive sound mixing/dubbing stage, MIDI labs, two recording studios, two mixing and post production sound suites, and a mastering room, all in 7.1 surround and higher.
Our graduates work in Post-Production companies, radio and television, mastering hoses, Live Sound and Event audio, recording studios, training and simulation, the major Theme Parks, concert venues, equipment vendors, system design companies as designers, installers and integrators ,and in major technology companies such as Intel and Lockheed-Martin.
We offer an A.S. degree with a focus on running live sound and real-world recording sessions for media and music soundtracks. This is a technical program with a direct connection to Valencia College’s Electrical Engineering program.
If you want to play a role in shaping the future of students at one of the largest community colleges in Florida, recognized as one of “The Great Colleges to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education, and the inaugural winner of the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, take the first steps by completing and submitting an online application for this position.
Salary: Full Time Faculty positions are compensated based on the Full Time Faculty Salary Schedule.
Work Hours: Teaching assignments may include day, night, or weekend classes.
Location: Orlando, FL 32825 - East Campus (1)
Valencia College has campuses conveniently located throughout Central Florida that are accessible by local freeways, expressways and surface streets. But the convenient commute is just part of the appeal.
As one of the fastest growing cities in America, Orlando offers just the right mix of laid-back Florida lifestyle and the amenities of a big city, making it a great place to live and work.
Closing date: Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at 7:00pm EST
For consideration, the following is required for all applicants including current Valencia employees:
•Cover letter and resume.
-Completed on-line employment application Include all applicable experience related to the position as it could affect compensation.
•Unofficial transcripts (degree must be conferred by the time of hire). Be prepared to bring sealed official transcripts if selected for an interview. It is the applicant's responsibility to have any foreign transcripts evaluated prior to submission through an authorized evaluation service such as World Education Services.
•Letters of reference.
Experience / Skills
The ideal candidate will:
•Have a Bachelor's degree or higher from a regionally accredited institution in Sound Technology, Music Engineering, Audio Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or Recording Arts by the official start date, August 2018. A master's degree is preferred.
•Have a strong background in audio recording, live sound, or audio for Film, Video, Television, Video Games, Virtual reality, and Enhanced Reality Sound.
To view the complete job description for the tenure track appointment role, visit our career site
About Valencia College
The winner of the inaugural Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, Valencia College is one of the largest community colleges in Florida, teaching more than 73,000 students annually.
But it's our quality of education, not size, that truly makes us great. Our Honors program is viewed by the National Collegiate and Southern Regional Honors Council as one of the exemplary programs in the nation. The Orlando Sentinel dubbed our fine-arts faculty one of the best in the region, and director Steven Spielberg called our film program one of the best anywhere. But the opinions that matter most are those of our students, and 92 percent say we met or exceeded their expectations on overall quality of education.
We strive to ensure that equal access to higher education belongs to everyone, because the future does, too.
We stand in the gap between what is and what can be. We pave a path to true potential. Whether it’s helping students land a dream job or continue on to the university of their dreams, we do everything in our power to make that possible for each and every one of our students.
Recognized as one of “The Great Colleges to Work For” by the Chronicle of Higher Education, we understand the importance of fostering a collaborative environment that encourages teamwork, creativity and the achievement of a true work/life balance.
At Valencia College, it’s more than just a job. We’re committed to helping our students reach their full potential by providing them with the right opportunities, the right tools and the right support. And that begins with recruiting the right talent.
We seek leaders. Inspirers. Motivators. Educational enthusiasts, passionate optimists and experienced realists. Individuals who not only believe in our students, but will help our students believe in themselves.
Valencia College has six campuses as well as a School of Public Safety, an Advanced Manufacturing Training Center and a District Office, all conveniently located throughout Central Florida and easily accessible by local freeways, expressways, and surface streets. But the convenient commute is just part of the appeal. With beautiful year-round weather, endless entertainment and dining options, and world-famous attractions, there's no shortage of incredible ways to spend your spare time.