This is a Permanent, Full-time position.Category: College/University
The Department of Music invites applications for two tenure track Assistant Professor of Voice positions beginning August 2014. The department seeks a tenor, baritone, or bass for the first position and a soprano, mezzo-soprano, or alto for the second position.
Responsibilities include: teach applied voice and other courses assigned by the chair relative to the candidate’s area of specialization, such as vocal pedagogy, opera workshop, diction, vocal literature; participate actively in student recruitment and performance; and serve on departmental and university committees. Depending upon credentials, either candidate may be eligible for the Tom and Christine Neyer Family Endowed Professorship of Music.
Master's degree and demonstrated record of professional accomplishment that predicts future national and/or international recognition required. Doctorate or ABD preferred. Candidate should have a proven record of effective voice teaching at the collegiate level, exhibit strong teaching skills, and show willingness to continue the development of her/his professional stature as a performer. Career goals should include work with professional ensembles and/or productions.
To find out more about the position and the endowment, visit music.nku.edu. Submit applications electronically at:
Videos and audio recordings will be requested at a later date. Application review will begin November 22, 2013, and continue until position is filled.
For questions, contact Dr. Randy Pennington, Chair, Vocal Search Committees. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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