UCLA Music Industry 2023-24 Part-Time Lecturer in Finance & Accounting
University of California Los Angeles
Location: Los Angeles, California
Internal Number: 4194917
UCLA Music Industry 2023-24 Part-Time Lecturer in Finance & Accounting University of California Los Angeles
Requisition Number: JPF08454
The UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music's Department of Music Industry invites applications for a part-time Lecturer in accounting and finance for Fall and Winter quarters of the 2023-24 academic year. The position will staff a new two-quarter sequence of courses in Finance and Accounting for the Music Industry, designed as an introduction to business principles and practices for first- and second-year Music Industry majors. Salary will be commensurate with applicant's qualifications and experience.
Applicants should have an understanding of finance and accounting in the entertainment industries, including management of funds, budgeting, financial analysis, fee scales, servicing agreements, royalties, licensing, etc. They should have the ability to communicate financial principles and techniques to music students not specializing in finance, and be ready to work with students possessing differing levels of quantitative skill. Responsibilities will include individual student teaching supervision, and assigned undergraduate courses in the School of Music. Applicants with a graduate degree in Music Business, Finance, Accounting or related fields; or with a relevant professional certification; or with relevant professional experience. Experience in music industry will be preferred.
Candidates should submit: a cover letter stating interest in the position, a comprehensive curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and a statement of contribution to diversity. In addition, please provide names and contact information for at least three professional references. Applicant may consider including online video links representing their teaching, although doing so is not required.
The application deadline is August 1, 2023 for Fall quarter and November 1, 2023 for Winter quarter. The anticipated appointment date of October 1st, 2023 for Fall quarter and January 1, 2024 for Winter quarter.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy, https://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/DiscHarassAffirmAction jeid-984bb82fb468454b9749e6aaf88bcabe
UCLA is known worldwide for the breadth and quality of its academic, research, health care, cultural, continuing education and athletic programs. UCLA offers undergraduate degrees in more than 127 majors and graduate degrees in 198 program areas. UCLA has 11 highly regarded professional schools. Eight are ranked among the nation's top 15 in their field by U.S. News & World Report. UCLA is consistently among the most popular campus in the nation for undergraduate applicants. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Benefits:UCLA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including an average of three weeks' vacation per year; an average of 12 days per year sick leave; 13 paid holidays per year; health, dental and optical benefits; life insurance; disability insurance; the University of California Retirement Plan with 5 year vesting and various voluntary UC Savings Plans. There are also special programs and privileges available, such as accessibility to cultural and recreational programs, athletic events, and the University Credit Union.