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Artist Associate--Instructor of Voice - Willamette University

This is a Permanent, Part-time position.

Category: College/University
State/Province: Salem, OR
Position: Artist Associate--Instructor of Voice
Deadline: July 9, 2022
Posted: June 25, 2021

Job Description / Duties

The Willamette University Music Program seeks an Artistic Associate in Voice. The successful candidate will join a department committed to designing, fostering, and facilitating learning environments that are welcoming to a diversity of communities, with an emphasis on communities historically excluded from access to music programs, such as women and people of color.
This is a part time position (5-15 hours) for a voice instructor beginning August, 2021. Primary duties include teaching weekly voice lessons to music majors, minors and non-majors. There are opportunities on campus for recitals and other public performances in Hudson Hall’s excellent acoustic, and in the Rogers Music Center located at the heart of Willamette’s campus.

Qualifications / Required Skills

Qualifications: Master’s degree in voice or vocal pedagogy required. The ideal candidate is a dynamic, creative colleague and educator who possesses strong communication and interpersonal skills. They must demonstrate evidence of successful teaching experience of undergraduate students in a college or university setting, for majors, minors and non-majors.

Additional Information

Keyboard skills are preferred but not required. We welcome candidates with an interest in collaboration across the department and Voice Area. Willamette University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and seeks to attract an academically and culturally diverse faculty. Applicants are encouraged to state in their cover letter how they will enhance the diversity of offerings and educational experiences if hired.

Applicants are invited to submit the following materials, in a single PDF:

  1. CV 
  2. Cover letter
  3. Names and contact information for three (3) references. 
  4. Three (3) links to recent audio and/or video performances, including one or more (1+) teaching sample.


Please kindly email the PDF to with the subject line "Your Name - Artist Associate Search 2021

Salary: Hourly salary at competitive rates.

Contact Information

Employer Profile

Willamette University is a liberal arts college situated in the beautiful Willamette Valley. We have a small, thriving music program that sends students to graduate school in music and in many other disciplines, and into the work force. Music Scholarships available to all students--majors, minors, other interested individuals. Strong tradition of excellence in vocal music.