Univ of Alabama-Birmingham

Teaching Job
Birmingham, AL USA
Teaching Job
Deadline: 02/01/2021

Demographics

Classical/OperaProfessionalOtherVoicePaid

Description

The Department of Music in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Alabama at Birmingham invites applications for a one-year, full-time, temporary, non-tenure track visiting assistant professor, beginning in the Fall of 2021. Primary responsibility will be to teach applied voice to undergraduate music and musical theatre majors and graduate music education students, serve as stage director for full opera productions, and teach Opera Workshop and other courses as needed. Candidates with significant professional experience in musical theatre performance are especially encouraged to apply.

Required Qualifications

A Master’s degree in music is required along with evidence of effective voice studio teaching in both classical and musical theatre genres. Because the faculty in the Department of Music are a mutually supportive community, evidence of professional and collegial collaboration with colleagues is an important qualification for this position.

Applications should be submitted online through the PeopleAdmin system. Applicants should submit a cover letter which includes the names and contact information for three professional references and links to recordings (video preferred, audio accepted) of the candidate singing three pieces in varying styles, with indications of the dates of the performances. Additionally, a curriculum vitae and statement of teaching philosophy is required. Recommendation letters are NOT required a this time, and will be requested of finalists. Finalists will be asked to submit video documentation of teaching.

Review of applications will begin February 1, 2021 and continue until the position is filled.

Inquiries may be directed to Dr. Won Cho, Search Committee Chair at woncho@uab.edu.




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