Mt Allison Univ.

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Description

The Department of Music at Mount Allison University invites applications for a position in Voice Performance. This is a three-year full-time limited term appointment at the rank of Lecturer or Assistant Professor, beginning July 1, 2022, and ending June 30, 2025, subject to budgetary approval.

Teaching responsibilities will include weekly studio instruction in voice in the Bachelor of Music program, overseeing student performance preparation, and hearing performance juries associated with these students. Other responsibilities may include teaching courses in Diction, Vocal Pedagogy, Opera History, or other courses in the successful candidate’s fields of expertise. In addition, the successful applicant will be expected to maintain an active performance or research profile and undertake departmental service including outreach, recruitment, and committee work. Lessons and courses will be taught on the campus of Mount Allison University.

Qualifications/skills

Preference will be given to applicants with a completed Doctorate in Voice Performance, an established record as a performer, and successful teaching experience at the university level. The minimum requirement is a Master of Music degree.

Application materials should include a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and a document with links to video recordings of recent solo performances (please indicate dates of recordings). Three letters of reference should be sent directly by the referees. Finalists may be requested to submit additional materials at a later date (such as a teaching portfolio or a video of studio instruction). Applications should be sent to the address below. Electronic submissions are preferred.

Canadian citizens and permanent residents should clearly indicate their citizenship or residency status in their cover letter or CV.

Dr. Stephen Runge

Chair of the Search Committee

Department of Music

Mount Allison University

134 Main Street

Sackville, NB E4L 1A6

E-mail: srunge@mta.ca

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




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