University of Alabama — Assistant Professor, Musical Theatre (Voice)

The Department of Theatre and Dance at The University of Alabama invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor of Musical Theatre (Voice).

Responsibilities: Teach private lessons to Musical Theatre track students. Additional duties include teaching class voice for non-majors as well as participating in recruitment and auditions. Participation in advising, committee work and service to the university, college, and department will also be required. The candidate will be expected to vigorously pursue creative/research activities appropriate to the discipline.

Qualifications:

Required:
DMA, PhD, MFA or MM with requisite professional experience; thorough knowledge of vocal technique and styles of musical theatre vocal production; knowledge of musical theatre repertoire; a record of effective teaching at the college and/or university level; remain current in the field with regard to evolving styles, techniques, and voice pedagogy.

Preferred:
Extensive professional experience in the field; Soprano/Belter or Mezzo/Belter.

Applications: Application review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. To apply, go to facultyjobs.ua.edu and complete the online application. Attach a letter of application, specifically addressing how your qualifications, training, and experience meet the stated needs of the position, and curriculum vitae. Three current letters of recommendation and other supporting materials such as audio/video recordings should be sent electronically to:

Dr. William A. Martin, Search Committee Chair
Department of Theatre and Dance
The University of Alabama
Box 870239
Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35487-0239
FAX (205)348-9048
marti001@ua.edu, www.as.ua.edu/theatre

The University of Alabama is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action employer. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

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