LOCATION
South Dakota, USA
INSTITUTION
South Dakota State University
POSITION/RANK
Instructor of Music Theory and Voice
GENERAL INFO

The School of Performing Arts is inviting applications for a 9-month, full-time, benefit-eligible, term position with rank of Instructor in the area of Music Theory and Voice. This individual will teach second-year music theory sequence and applied voice lessons. This position is supervised by the Director of the School of Performing Arts. The start date is August 2022. SDSU is especially interested in candidates that can contribute to and/or coordinate course offerings that address the experiences of underrepresented minorities in organizations. Women, minorities, veterans, and people with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply.

JOB DESCRIPTION

> Teach second-year music theory sequence and applied voice lessons.
> Enhance curricular needs of the school by teaching in other areas such as history at the discretion of the Director.
> Plan and organize instructional materials to meet course objectives and program needs.
> Provide service to the university by establishing positive working relationships with School faculty and staff, area teachers, and potential students.

QUALIFICATIONS

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
> Master’s in music or related field by date of application.
> Experience in teaching applied theory and voice or the study of its pedagogy.
> Ability to work with other members of an academic community.
> Effective organizational skills.
> Effective written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills.
> Sponsorship is not available for this position, must be eligible to work in the United States.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
> Terminal degree in discipline.
> Experience in teaching in an additional area beyond theory and voice.

SALARY
Commensurate with qualifications.
APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

SDSU accepts applications through an on-line employment site. To apply, visit: https://yourfuture.sdbor.edu, search by the position title, view the job announcement, and click on “apply for this job.” This system will guide you through the electronic application form. This employment site will also require the attachment of a cover letter, which should specifically address how the candidate meets the qualifications as outlined in the advertisement, Curriculum Vitae or resume, and a reference page with the contact information for three professional references.

Email applications will not be accepted. Please contact SDSU Human Resources at (605) 688-4128 if you require assistance with this process.

Position is open until filled with full consideration given to applications received by November 5, 2021.

See original job posting at: https://www.higheredjobs.com/faculty/details.cfm?JobCode=177648416&Title=Instructor%20of%20Music%20Theory%20and%20Voice

PREFERRED APPLICATION DEADLINE
OPEN UNTIL FILLED
Yes
CONTACT FOR INQUIRIES

For questions on the position, contact Search Chair, Emily Toronto at 605-688-5187 or Emily.Toronto@sdstate.edu.