Visiting Assistant Professor of Music/Voice

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Visiting Assistant Professor

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Visiting Assistant Professor of Music/Voice



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PFAC - Slotted Faculty

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9 mo.

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Job Details:

The Department of Music at Coastal Carolina University invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor of Music (Voice). This is a one-year, nine-month appointment beginning August 2022.

We are primarily seeking an accomplished and excellent applied voice teacher able to effectively train pre-professional singers in both contemporary and classical singing styles. CCU graduates often go on to have successful performing careers in a variety of genres, therefore significant development in the students’ applied voice studies will be critical.

Responsibilities will include teaching undergraduate applied voice lessons to students majoring in commercial music and jazz, music education, musical theatre, and voice performance, including a weekly studio class and preparing students for degree recitals. This position may also teach undergraduate voice area or music education coursework (e.g., song literature, diction) based on the candidate’s expertise. The selected candidate will serve as an active member of the music faculty by attending meetings, serving on committees, and participating in student recruitment and retention activities.

Required qualifications: Terminal degree or commensurate professional experience is required. University-level teaching experience is greatly preferred. References will be requested later in the hiring process.

Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway, South Carolina, minutes from the Atlantic coastal resort city of Myrtle Beach. Coastal Carolina University enrolls over 10,000 students from 46 states and 53 nations. The University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the baccalaureate and selective master’s degrees of national and/or regional significance in the arts and sciences, business, humanities, education, and health and human services, a specialist degree in educational leadership, and Ph.D. degrees in Marine Science and Education.

To apply, please submit letter of application, curriculum vitae, transcripts, teaching philosophy statement and the contact information for three (3) professional references electronically at: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.

Coastal Carolina University is committed to fostering an environment that embraces diversity, equity and inclusion, and we seek candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports the growth and development of a diverse campus community. The University provides equal opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status or disability in admissions, employment and in all of its educational programs and activities. We encourage individuals from underrepresented groups to apply.

Coastal Carolina University is an EO/AA employer.

Required Qualifications:

Terminal degree or commensurate professional experience is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

University-level teaching experience is greatly preferred.

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Analytical and Problem Solving, Confidentiality, Customer Contact, Multiple Concurrent Tasks, Reading (documents or instruments), Verbal Communication, Written Communication, Detailed Work, Reasoning, Stress

Physical Demands (Elements Exposed To):

None of these Listed

Physical Demands:

Driving, Sitting, Speaking, Standing, Walking, Writing

Please Select Any and All Equipment Needed to Perform the Duties:

Computer and Peripheral Equipment, Copier, Scanner, Telephone

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