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Lecturer in Musical Theatre Voice - University of Florida

This is a Permanent, Full-time position.

Category: College/University
State/Province: Gainesville, FL
Position: Lecturer in Musical Theatre Voice
Deadline: February 10, 2017
Posted: December 20, 2016

Job Description / Duties

Position Description: Full-time, nine month, non-tenure accruing faculty position in Musical Theatre Voice

The School of Theatre + Dance at the University of Florida seeks a specialist in musical theatre voice with a proven record of teaching effectiveness. We are seeking an individual with a strong commitment to the training of BFA students in a vibrant musical theatre program within one of the nation’s top public research universities.

Responsibilities: Provide individual and ensemble vocal instruction for BFA musical theatre majors. Other instructional duties include vocal coaching of students on musical theatre audition material, including preparation for an annual NYC showcase. Serve an active role in recruitment for the musical theatre program, and supervise senior projects, as needed. Serve as associate musical director on musicals, with occasional conducting duties as needed. Other related duties as assigned.

Qualifications / Required Skills

Minimum Qualifications: M.M. degree in Voice. At least two years of full-time teaching on the college/university level. Technical skills necessary to teach a classical Broadway repertoire, as well as pop, rock, and legit styles. Proficient piano skills. Understanding of musical theatre training, including acting and dance.

Preferred Qualifications: Professional experience as a singer, vocal coach, and/or musical director. Experience in opera desirable. Accompanying skills.

Additional Information

Application Deadline: Full position description and application instructions may be found at: Applications must be completed by February 10, 2017.

Salary: $55,000 per Academic Year (Benefits eligible position)

Contact Information

Apply here:
Inquiries may be sent to: Professor Tony Mata
Chair, Musical Theatre Voice Search

Employer Profile

The University of Florida School of Theatre + Dance has an international full-time faculty of 21, complemented by adjunct and guest faculty and staff, including full- and part-time professionals. The School offers MFA curricula in acting and design/technology, including scene design, lighting design, costume design and costume technology; BFA programs in acting, dance, musical theatre, scene design, lighting design, and costume design; and B.A. degrees in dance and in general theatre. The School serves 230 student majors and is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Theatre and the National Association of Schools of Dance: