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Assistant Professor of Music (Commercial Voice) - Belmont University

This is a Permanent, Full-time position.

Category: College/University
State/Province: Nashville, TN
Position: Assistant Professor of Music (Commercial Voice)
Deadline: November 30, 2019
Posted: October 18, 2019

Job Description / Duties

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
Job responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and graduate applied commercial voice, commercial styles classes, and commercial vocal ensemble direction. Additional responsibilities include academic advising, recruitment, student mentoring, scholarly activity, and college and university service.

Significant experience in collegiate teaching and diverse commercial performance experience is required. As all Belmont undergraduates complete an innovative general education program with significant interdisciplinary components, Belmont University is particularly seeking applicants who can demonstrate the interest and ability to work collaboratively in course design and to teach interdisciplinary and topical courses in this program. For additional information about the position and to complete the online application, candidates are directed to

Qualifications / Required Skills

DMA, DM, or doctorate plus experience required for tenure-track, Assistant Professor appointment. MM plus significant experience considered for non-tenure track Professor of Practice.

Additional Information

An electronic version of a Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, Teaching Philosophy, and a Response to Belmont’s Mission, Vision, and Values statement, articulating how the candidate’s knowledge, experience, and beliefs have prepared him/her to contribute to a Christian community of learning and service must be attached in order to complete the online application. In addition, applicants will be asked to submit audio and video samples of teaching and performance. Review of applications will begin November 11, 2019 and continue until the position is filled.

Salary: Commensurate with credentials and experience.

Contact Information

Commercial Voice Search Committee, Chair
Belmont University School of Music
1900 Belmont Blvd.
Nashville, TN 37212

Employer Profile

Belmont's School of Music is a premier comprehensive music unit, nationally recognized for distinctive programs and committed to high standards of artistic scholarship and performance while championing innovation and stylistic diversity. The School of Music is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music and is an All-Steinway school with significant investment in facilities, faculty, and staff. Enrollment includes more than 750 undergraduate and graduate students in diverse degree programs. Located in Nashville, a growing and vibrant arts community, Belmont provides an inspiring environment for musicians to practice, learn, and connect with the multi-faceted professional world of music.

The College of Music and Performing Arts at Belmont University is a vibrant creative community serving undergraduate and graduate students by providing nationally recognized, accredited programs in Music, Theatre, and Dance. Artist/mentor faculty along with world-class performances, vibrant guest artists, dynamic teaching, and study abroad opportunities combine to provide a 21st century path for
student excellence, artistry and creativity in an inclusive student-centered, Christian environment.

Belmont University seeks to attract and retain active, culturally and academically diverse and highly qualified faculty and staff that share the University's values and will contribute to its mission and vision to be a leader among teaching universities bringing together the best of liberal arts and professional education in a Christian community of learning and service. Belmont is among the fastest growing universities in the nation. Ranked No. 6 in the Regional Universities South category and named a "Most innovative" university by U.S. News & World Report, Belmont University consists of over 8,450 students who come from every state and 25 countries. The university's purpose is to help students explore their passions and develop their talents to meet the world's needs. With more than 90 areas of study, 22 master's programs and six doctoral degrees, there is no limit to the ways Belmont University can expand an individual's horizon.