Ouachita Baptist University seeks an Assistant Professor of Music - Voice (Soprano, Mezzo-soprano preferred).
Teach applied voice. Excellence in teaching a diverse array of styles within the voice studio (including classical, commercial, musical theatre, and sacred/worship) is an expectation for this position. Provide academic advising to music majors; participate in faculty governance, recruit voice students. Additional responsibilities may be assigned according to the candidate’s strengths and the needs of the institution which may include co-directing opera theatre (conducting or staging), vocal pedagogy, vocal diction, vocal literature, and involvement in musical theatre productions.
The successful candidate will be an experienced musician and teacher with a commitment to liberal arts education. An earned doctorate in music or ABD status, along with evidence of successful teaching and creative activity/research.
Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and a minimum of three references.
Applications should also include the following videos (maximum of 10 minutes each): 1) recent personal performance(s), 2) a video of an applied lesson demonstrating classical instruction and 3) a video of an applied lesson demonstrating musical theatre instruction. Please submit videos as YouTube links in written materials.
Screening of applicants will begin on Feb. 15, 2022.... Read More