Assistant Professor of Voice (Soprano or Mezzo-Soprano)

Job description

Position Number 001992

Functional Title Assistant Professor of Voice (Soprano or Mezzo-Soprano)

Position Type Tenure Stream

Position Summary

The UNCG School of Music, part of the UNCG College of Visual and Performing Arts, seeks a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Voice, soprano or mezzo-soprano preferred. The candidate must be able to show evidence of successful performance and university or college level instruction, as well as the ability to attract outstanding students of singing. The UNCG School of Music places a high value on collegial relationship, and as such, a strong interpersonal skill set is highly anticipated. Fluency in a foreign language is also desirable.

Teach studio voice to undergraduate performance and music education majors, as well as master's and doctoral students in performance degrees. Teaching diction, pedagogy and/or song literature classes may also be required.

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro is committed to equality of employment opportunity and does not discriminate against applicants or employees based on race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation or veteran status. Moreover, the University of North Carolina at Greensboro is committed to recruiting and advancing women and minorities at all faculty/staff levels.

Minimum Qualifications
  • Doctoral Degree in Voice or equivalent professional experience
  • College or university level teaching experience

Preferred Qualifications
  • Fluency in a second language

Tenure Status Tenure Track

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants are required to submit all items electronically. Please provide:

1. Cover letter
2. Curriculum Vitae
3. Links to three (3) recordings of recent performances given within the past three years, demonstrating a variety of repertoire (opera, oratorio, art song). Video links are preferred.
4. Applicants are asked to provide the names, email addresses, and phone numbers of at least three (3) contacts to provide Letters of Recommendation, in the References section of the electronic application. These contacts will be solicited by the UNCGjobsearch system via email, and asked to provide a confidential Letter of Recommendation on behalf of the applicant. This will occur as soon as the applicant successfully submits the application and receives a confirmation number from the UNCGjobsearch system.
5. List of three additional contacts. Please provide contact information for at least (3) references that are different than those providing letters of recommendation, from whom the search committee may choose to request information regarding your qualifications.
6. Unofficial Transcripts

If you need assistance in the application process, please contact [email protected]

Recruitment Range Commensurate with Experience

Org #-Department Music Performance - 12611

Job Open Date 09/06/2018

For Best Consideration Date 11/01/2018

Job Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Type of Appointment Permanent

FLSA Exempt

Number of Months per Year 9

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of References
  4. Unofficial Transcript(s)
  5. Other Documents
  6. Audio or Video Link 1
  7. Audio or Video Link 2
  8. Audio or Video Link 3
Optional Documents

    Supplemental Questions

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    1. * Please indicate how you learned of the vacant position for which you are applying:
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      • UNC School System Job Board
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      • Facebook
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      • Other
    2. If you selected "Other", please provide the name of the resource here.

      (Open Ended Question)

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    Posted: 9/12/2018
    Application Due: 10/2/2018
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