The Newberry College Department of Music invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track choral director at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin August 2021. Preference will be given to applicants with music education experience, but applicants with a background in voice will also be considered.
Duties and Responsibilities: Provide leadership for the choral program by directing Newberry College Singers and Madrigals; teach choral conducting; lead annual regional choir tour. Additional teaching duties will be determined based on the successful candidate’s qualifications.
The successful candidate must demonstrate an eagerness to serve as a highly visible face of the Department of Music and Newberry College. Continued growth and excellence in the choral/vocal program will be an important measurement of success, as will maintaining strong ties to the local community and surrounding area.
Qualifications: DMA in Choral Conducting, or in a closely related field, or equivalent experience is preferred. ABD applicants may be considered.
Applications: Letter of interest; CV with 4-5 references; Teaching Philosophy, particularly as it relates to the choral rehearsal (one page); Diversity, equity, and inclusion statement; unofficial copies of all transcripts; links to 2-3 performances (edited is acceptable); link to 10-15 minute rehearsal (unedited). Please send to: email@example.com. Review of applications will begin April 26.... Read More