Choral Studies Director Tenure Track Position

Kutztown University in Pennsylvania

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted January 10, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Not specified
Employment Type Full-time

The Department of Music at Kutztown University invites applications for a full-time, tenure track position beginning Fall 2014 for a Director of Choral Studies (large choir, chamber singers, jazz choir, and an a cappella ensemble).  Preference will be given to those candidates with proven success in student recruitment, and with experience teaching applied voice, conducting, choral methods, and supervising student teachers, with additional duties assigned according to departmental needs.  Preference may be given to those with experience in commercial music or an interest and ability to teach in distance learning formats.  A doctorate in Music is preferred; ABD will be considered with completion of degree by December of 2015.  Degree requirements include Music, Music Performance, or a related field, and three academic years of related teaching experience.

Successful interview, demonstration of conducting, teaching applied voice and choral methods, and vocal performance ability will be required.  Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  To apply, please send letter of application, current resume, all transcripts and three current letters of reference to: Choral Search Committee, Department of Music, Kutztown University, Kutztown, PA 19530.  Kutztown University is an AA/EOE member of the PA State System of Higher Education and actively solicits applications from women and minorities.  All applicants for employment are subject to a criminal background check.