Visiting Choral Director

Galesburg, Illinois
Apr 04, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Knox College Music Department seeks a choral director for a visiting appointment from January 1 through June 15, 2018.  This is a half-time salaried position, with benefits. Teaching responsibilities will include conducting the Knox College Choir and Chamber Singers and related administrative duties. The successful candidate must demonstrate high quality, enlightened teaching skills, intellectual clarity and energy, outstanding communication and organizational skills, and genuine enthusiasm for working with a diverse student population within the liberal arts environment, including majors and non-majors. DMA or ABD preferred, MM required.

Review of applications will begin April 15 and will continue until the position is filled.  Email cover letter, resume or CV, (including list of references with contact information) and three letters of recommendation to:

Knox College is an independent, top-100 national liberal arts college.  Founded in 1837 in Galesburg, Illinois, Knox enrolls 1,400 students from 48 states and more than 50 countries who have a strong passion for and commitment to intellectual community and experiential education.  In keeping with its 180-year commitment to equal rights, Knox College particularly welcomes applications from women and members of other under-represented groups. For more information on Knox, visit our Web site at

Knox College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. The College is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from underrepresented groups. The College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, national origin, age, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, veteran status, religion, disability, creed, or any other protected class.