Williams College

Teaching Job

Williamstown, MA USA
Teaching Job
Deadline: 11/30/2021




The Department of Music at Williams College announces a full-time Artist in Residence and Lecturer appointment in Choral/Vocal activities beginning in the fall of 2022. The initial contract is for 3 years and is renewable thereafter on an ongoing basis with the possibility of longer contracts and promotion to Senior Lecturer.

Duties- Direct the Concert and Chamber Choirs. Teach one related course per year such as choral conducting or vocal arranging. An additional Winter Study term course is required every other year. (It is possible that other forms of teaching and/or additional ensemble direction during the regular semesters could substitute for the Winter Study requirement.) A complete listing of current courses and ensembles in the department and their descriptions can be viewed at http://music.williams.edu. Participate in departmental operations along with the other full-time faculty members.


DMA in Choral studies with particular expertise in ensemble direction. Doctorate must be in hand by September 2022. Teaching/directing experience at the undergraduate level is desirable. A commitment to building a thriving choral program at this liberal arts college is essential.

Application Instructions

A letter of application, a detailed resume, and three letters of reference should be submitted by November 30, 2021. Applicants must apply through Interfolio using this link: https://apply.interfolio.com/91316. Please do not send additional supporting materials until requested. In the letter of application, we ask you to speak to your ability to work effectively with a student population that is broadly diverse with regard to gender, race, ethnicity, nationality, sexual orientation, and religion. The search committee expects to arrive at a short list of candidates by the end of January and to hold campus interviews in February and March.

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