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Assistant or Associate Professor of Music (Voice) - Ball State University

This is a Permanent, Full-time position.

Category: College/University
State/Province: Muncie, IN
Position: Assistant or Associate Professor of Music (Voice)
Deadline: April 12, 2020
Posted: March 13, 2020

Job Description / Duties

The School of Music invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position available August 21, 2020.

Duties and Responsibilities: Responsibilities: teach undergraduate and graduate studio voice, recruit and maintain a strong studio; 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.

As a faculty member in the College of Fine Arts, they are expected to be a quality teacher, productive in creative and/or scholarly work, and engaged in public service activities, contributing to Ball State and Muncie communities, and beyond.

Minimum qualifications: Completed master’s degree in vocal performance and a documented history of professional activity in voice performance.

Employer will consider sponsorship.

Preferred qualifications: Doctorate in vocal performance and/or strong performance/scholarly background as a requisite to serving on the university graduate faculty. Tenor voice preferred. Language skills for performing in English, Italian, German, and French. Teaching experience at the university level.

Contact Information

Apply online at: Include the following documents with your application: cover letter addressed to Kathy Maurer, curriculum vitae, and performance video. In the Applicant Documents section, a performance video recording link is required under the “Other” document. The option to upload transcripts is available. Original, official transcripts showing the highest related degree earned 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 April 12, 2020.

Employer Profile

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:

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 status.