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Faculty in Voice - Oberlin College and Conservatory

This is a Permanent, Full-time position.

Category: College/University
State/Province: Oberlin, OH
Position: Faculty in Voice
Deadline: September 30, 2021
Posted: August 25, 2021

Job Description / Duties

The Conservatory of Music at Oberlin College invites applications for a full-time tenure-track faculty position in Voice, beginning with the 2022–23 academic year.

The Vocal Studies Division, which includes members of the Voice and Opera departments, Conducting and Ensembles Division, and Keyboard Studies Division, specializes in training undergraduate singers through private voice instruction, opera productions, choral ensembles, and vocal coaching. Previous graduates enjoy distinguished careers, winning major competitions and appearing regularly in the world’s most important venues. Interested students also have the opportunity to engage in Oberlin’s legacy of excellence in music education and social justice by taking classes in the Division of Pedagogy, Advocacy, and Community Engagement (PACE).

Provide individual instruction for voice majors and teach related courses as necessary;
Capacity to recruit, teach and mentor a diverse student body of the highest quality;
Participate in departmental auditions, advising examinations and meetings as scheduled.

Qualifications / Required Skills

Required Qualifications:
Demonstrated ability and accomplishment as a dynamic studio teacher of all voice types;
Significant professional, ongoing performance experience;
Appropriate academic credentials and/or professional experience;
Understanding of and commitment to equity, diversity, inclusion and belonging and the mission of Oberlin College.

Desired Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a record of developing, training, and nurturing undergraduate voices, as well as success in recruiting prospective students.

Additional Information

Oberlin College offers a competitive compensation package with excellent benefits.

Review of applications will begin on September 13, 2021 and continue until position is filled.

Salary: Salary is commensurate with experience and job knowledge.

Contact Information

Please apply via Oberlin College job portal:

Employer Profile

The Oberlin College Conservatory of Music, founded in 1865, is the nation’s oldest continuously operating conservatory, and the only major music school in the country linked with a preeminent liberal arts college. Students are enrolled in undergraduate programs leading to the Bachelor of Music in performance, composition, music history, historical performance, electronic and computer music, and jazz studies. Graduate programs leading to the Master of Music in conducting, Master of Music in historical performance, and Master of Contemporary Chamber Music. Performance and artist diplomas are also offered.