Univ of South Dakota

Teaching Job
Vermillion, SD USA
Teaching Job
Deadline: 12/01/2020




Univ of South Dakota is seeking Assistant or Associate Professor of Music Tenor, Baritone, or Bass Voice.

Full-time, nine month, tenure track Assistant or Associate Professor. Teach studio voice. Excellence in teaching is expected — both in the classroom and in mentoring students outside the classroom. Other duties may include, but are not limited to teaching song literature, pedagogy, opera workshop, and/or diction classes, serving on graduate committees, overseeing independent study projects as appropriate to appointee’s qualifications, and additional assignments to meet departmental needs. As part of a normal workload the candidate may be asked to teach online courses. All faculty are expected to be active in recruitment in their area as well as the entire department, in research/creative scholarship, and in service to the department, college, university, and beyond. Excellence in teaching and research/creative scholarship is will be expected. Participation in Inclusive Excellence by undertaking outreach to diverse communities (multicultural student organizations, Native American community, LGBTIQ community, Latino community, veterans, women, etc.) both on and off campus is encouraged. Appointment begins Fall 2021.

Doctorate in vocal performance or vocal pedagogy or closely related field. ABD considered. Experience teaching or directing opera preferred. Experience teaching in the areas of vocal diction, pedagogy and song literature preferred.

Applications will only be accepted on-line at https://yourfuture.sdbor.edu. Include on the website: application letter, vita, unofficial copy of your graduate transcript, links to recent solo performances via YouTube or other online service of your recent solo performances, and the names and phone numbers of three current references.

Questions should be directed to:

Monica Tiahrt, Office of the Dean

Tenor, Baritone, or Bass Voice Professor Review Committee

College of Fine Arts

The University of South Dakota

414 E. Clark Street

Vermillion, SD 57069


Review of applications will begin December 1, 2020. All materials must be submitted by that date in order to be considered.

For more info, go to https://yourfuture.sdbor.edu/postings/20650

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