This is a Temporary, Full-time position.Category: College/University
The School of Music invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure line faculty position available August 20, 2021. Primary responsibilities are to teach undergraduate and graduate studio voice as well as to recruit and maintain a strong studio; additionally, to maintain a national profile in performance and professional service; perform as a soloist and in faculty ensembles as needed; teach ancillary courses such as diction, literature, and/or pedagogy; advance students in academic matters; assist students in job and graduate school placement.
Minimum Qualifications: Completed master’s degree in vocal performance. A documented history of professional activity in voice performance. Two years of teaching experience at the university level, gained concurrently or at any time.
Candidates for searches must have current authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship.
Preferred Qualifications: Doctorate in vocal performance and/or strong performance/scholarly background as a requisite to serving on the university graduate faculty. Mezzo-soprano voice preferred. Language skills for performing in English, Italian, German, and French.
Apply online at: https://bsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/23386. Include the following documents with your application: curriculum vitae, audio/video recording uploaded as “Other,” and cover letter addressed to Dr. Kathleen Maurer. Special Instructions: A link to an audio/video recording with clear audio is required under the “Other” Document in the Required Applicant Documents section of this application. The option to upload transcripts is available. Original, official transcripts showing the highest related degree earner is required at the time of hire (even if obtained at BSU). Degree verification will be conducted.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will be accepted through February 14, 2021.
Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, approximately 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 21,000 undergraduate and graduate students enroll each year in diverse academic programs on and off campus. Our students come from all Indiana counties, all 50 states, and 68 countries to pursue knowledge in seven academic colleges offering 190 undergraduate majors, 130 undergraduate minors, 140 graduate programs and 200 study abroad programs.
The Ball State way is rooted in the Beneficence Pledge – a commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarship, honesty and integrity, social responsibility, gratitude and valuing the intrinsic worth of each member of our community. Ball State students, faculty and staff are empowered in a culture that believes in them and demands they believe in themselves. They are partners in an innovative, immersive approach to education. They are supported by living and learning facilities that enable intellectual curiosity. We graduate scholars who are changing the world, and we’ve dedicated our University to do the same.
The university offers an excellent wellness program and extensive benefits offerings to include a generous paid time off package and paid parental leave. For further information regarding benefits please visit: https://cms.bsu.edu/About/AdministrativeOffices/HumanResources/Jobs/Benefits-and-Community/Faculty
Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected