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Vocal Coach/Collaborative Artist - Assistant Professor - Florida State University

This is a Permanent, Full-time position.

Category: College/University
State/Province: TALLAHASSEE, FL
Position: Vocal Coach/Collaborative Artist - Assistant Professor
Deadline: March 1, 2022
Posted: December 8, 2021

Job Description / Duties

The qualified candidate will instruct graduate voice majors in preparation of degree recitals. The qualified candidate will also teach appropriate vocal related courses of undergraduate and graduate sequences including diction and song literature. Musical collaboration for faculty recitals will be expected. Additional duties may include instructing piano students in the graduate collaborative piano program.

Qualifications / Required Skills

Completed graduate degree in collaborative piano or equivalent professional experience. Candidates must have experience coaching art song and opera at the post-secondary and/or professional level and have a strong commitment to diversity in teaching, recruitment, creative activity, and service. Knowledge of English, French, German and Italian diction is required. Experience coaching Spanish, Russian and/or Czech is desired. The qualified candidate should demonstrate extensive experience performing and collaborating with vocal and instrumental artists at the collegiate and/or professional levels and successful teaching of related undergraduate and graduate courses at the university level. Demonstrated ability and interest in working in a collegial and mutually supportive environment is expected.

Additional Information

To apply for this position, go to Choose the “Browse Job Openings” link, then “Advanced Search.” Enter the job opening ID 50556 on the Job Search Page.
It is necessary to complete fully the online application. In addition, please upload a single document that includes a cover letter, curriculum vitae, diversity statement, and contact information for three references (mailing address, phone, e-mail).

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Contact Information

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Employer Profile

One of the nation's elite research universities, Florida State University preserves, expands, and disseminates knowledge in the sciences, technology, arts, humanities, and professions, while embracing a philosophy of learning strongly rooted in the traditions of the liberal arts and critical thinking. Founded in 1851, Florida State University is the oldest continuous site of higher education in Florida. FSU is a community steeped in tradition that fosters research, encourages creativity, and embraces diversity. At FSU, there’s the excitement of being part of a vibrant academic and professional community, surrounded by people whose ideas are shaping tomorrow’s news!