Qualifications:

Master’s degree in choral conducting (doctorate preferred), choral music education, or related area. The successful candidate will have a proven record of excellence in choral conducting, with experience in teaching and conducting music; a record of sustained excellence in choral performance and scholarship at the higher education level; the ability to work with a diverse student population and to embrace diversity in their work; evidence of programs and programming of concerts that feature a broad selection of genres, cultural contexts and language; and a record of successful recruiting, fundraising, and managing scholarships.

Reporting Authority:

Dean of Education

Supervisory Responsibility:

Accompanist

Primary Goal:

To lead the College in promoting cultural diversity, awareness, and sensitivity throughout the campus community. Unit programs, services and activities will promote cultural identity and understanding within a multicultural environment.

Primary Responsibilities

The Director of Choral Music/Assistant or Associate Professor of Music Education will direct the Wiley College A Cappella Choir with additional responsibilities, including fundraising, scholarship management, local and national tour planning, recruiting, and program growth; and teaching classes in choral literature and conducting.

The Director of Choral Music is also expected to:

  1. Direct the College’s choral ensemble
  2. Teach undergraduate choral and general music education courses
  3. Plan and conduct traveling events
  4. Promote the choral program on a local, regional, and national level
  5. Participate in recruitment
  6. Mentor students
  7. Promote ongoing, individual scholarly and creative activity as well as service to the university is expected

Please submit a Wiley College application, resume, and copies of transcripts to hr@wileyc.edu.

Posting Date

September 21, 2018

Position Available

October 24, 2018

Department

Academics

Position Type

Full Time

Location

Wiley College
711 Wiley Avenue
Marshall, Texas 75670

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