Visiting Assistant Professor of Music (Artist/Teacher of Voice)

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Position Title:

Visiting Assistant Professor of Music (Artist/Teacher of Voice)




Visiting Assistant Professor

FLSA status:


Hiring Salary:

Highly competitive and commensurate with education and experience.

Position Type:

Interim Full Time


College of Arts & Media


School of Music

Open Date:



Contact Name:

Christopher Michel


Chair, Visiting Artist/Teacher of Voice Search Committee,
School of Music, Sam Houston State University, Box 2208, Huntsville, TX 77341-2208

Contact Phone:


Contact Email:

[email protected]

Duties Performed in the Usual Course of the Job:

Duties: Teach undergraduate and graduate applied voice, actively recruit and maintain a thriving studio, maintain an active professional profile on a national level and assist with the organization and production of vocal area events. Teach other related subjects (Vocal Pedagogy, Diction, etc.) based on qualifications and departmental needs.

Educational Requirements for the Position:

DMA (Doctor of Musical Arts) required. (DMA must be completed by start date of employment)

Experience Required for the Position:

All applicants will be considered, but particular interest will be given to those with a successful record of teaching of all voice types at the university level.

Other Requirements for the Position:

All School of Music faculty members are expected to maintain a record of performances, service, and creative productivity that indicates continuing growth of national and international visibility. The applicant must work collegially and be committed to undergraduate education with a vision to grow an established graduate program

Special Instructions Summary:

Submit application, letter of interest, vita, university transcripts, three current letters of recommendation, contact information for three additional references, and a list of URL’s of recent recordings including repertoire information and performance date to

Other supporting materials may be requested at a later date. Questions regarding the search may be directed to: Christopher Michel, Chair – Vocal Search Committee, School of Music, Sam Houston State University, PO Box 2208, Huntsville, TX 77341-2208

Please note: References provided in the References section of the application will receive an automated email reference request at the time the application is submitted.

Open Until Filled:


EEO Statement:

Sam Houston State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Plan Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, ancestry, marital status, citizenship, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, or gender identity. Sam Houston State University is an “at will” employer. Employees with a contract will have additional terms and conditions. Security sensitive positions at SHSU require background checks in accordance with Education Code 51.215.




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Job No:
Posted: 3/13/2021
Application Due: 4/21/2021
Work Type: Full Time