Assistant/Associate Professor, Voice

Montclair, NJ
Mar 10, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Montclair State is New Jersey's second largest university. It offers the advantages of a large university - a broad undergraduate curriculum with a global focus, a wide variety of superior graduate programs through the doctoral level, and a diverse faculty and student body - combined with a small college's attention to students.

Posting Date September 12, 2016

Position Title Assistant/Associate Professor, Voice

Vacancy # V-F3

Department School of Music

Division Academic Affairs

Job Description

The John J. Cali School of Music seeks a full-time, tenure-track faculty member in the area of Voice (mezzo soprano or tenor preferred, but all voice types considered). This position will be responsible for teaching graduate and undergraduate applied voice. Depending on credentials, other teaching responsibilities may include vocal literature, pedagogy, diction, etc. The John J. Cali School of Music currently maintains an enrollment of approximately 450 music majors, including 160 voice majors in performance, music education, music therapy, music composition, and musical theater. The formation of new voice area curricula combined with significantly increased enrollment during the past four years, presents an exciting opportunity for the incumbent of this position to help in shaping the future of a voice program with a rich tradition of excellence.

Qualifications & Requirements

Doctorate in music or equivalent professional experience, in addition to successful experience teaching at an advanced level. Candidates must show evidence of strong leadership in the area of voice or opera, and must possess a commitment to the teaching and recruitment of high-caliber students. Candidates must demonstrate substantial professional experience in the area of voice or opera. Exemplary musicianship, innovative pedagogical skills, and evidence of ongoing performance or scholarship are required. Send letter of interest, Curriculum Vitae, and names of three references to Montclair State University Box C316-V, Montclair, NJ 07043. CDs, DVDs, and additional materials may be requested at a later date. Please do not send these materials until requested.

Salary Range
Commensurate with experience.

Anticipated Start Date September 1, 2017

Send cover letter and resume to
(include vacancy # if above)

Dr. Robert Cart, Director
John J. Cali School of Music
Box C316-V-F3
Montclair, NJ 07043

Apply By Open until position is filled

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