Interim Director of Choral Activities/Instructor of Voice

Alcorn State University, Lorman
Commensurate with experience.
May 25, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Minimum Qualifications

Master’s Degree in Music

Purpose of Job

To conduct the ASU Concert Choir and provide instruction in other areas within the Department of Fine Arts music program.

Scope of Responsibilities

Direct the ASU Concert Choir. Teach applied voice, diction, and conducting. Serve on committees. Assist with recruiting efforts. Teach other courses depending on applicant background and needs of the department.

Essential Job Functions

Prepare the ASU Concert Choir for performances both on and off campus. Prepare and conduct a choir tour. Teach in areas of expertise. Advise students.


Minimum of a masters degree in music in voice and/or choral conducting. Ability to accompany students on recitals is a plus.

Knowledge Skills and Abilities

• Communication skills: Clearly conveys information and ideas to others both verbally and in writing.
• Student Focused: Creates and/or implements student-focused processes or procedures.
• Professionalism: Participates in all activities in a collegial, ethical and responsible manner.
• Working knowledge of common learning management systems such as BANNER and Blackboard.