Assistant Professor of Choral Studies, Department of Music - University of San Diego in San Diego California

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University of San Diego

San Diego, California 92110

United States

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Assistant Professor of Choral Studies, 

Department of Music

The University of San Diego (USD) invites applicants for the position of Assistant Professor of Choral Studies to begin in the Fall semester, 2014. This appointment is full-time, tenure-track. The successful candidate is the director of choirs responsible for the operation of the choral program at USD. Duties include directing the Choral Scholars, an elite and scholarship-funded vocal ensemble, maintain an active performance record on and off campus, and direct the Concert Choir. Additional courses depend upon area of expertise. Qualifications to teach Conducting and Choral Methods desirable; some ability to play piano a necessity; college teaching experience required. The candidate must be an effective recruiter and public speaker, and is expected to maintain an active professional profile and to serve on campus committees. Preferred requirements are a DMA in Choral Conducting or equivalent professional experience, PhD in Music Education or with requisite Choral experience, or EdD with specialization in Choral Directing. USD, an independent Catholic and liberal arts university, is an Equal Opportunity Employer and holds diversity and inclusion at the center of its mission. Candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through teaching, research, and service are especially encouraged to apply.

Start Date: September 1, 2014

Application Deadline: December 4, 2013

To apply, go to and reference job number IRC11988. What to send: letter of application, resume or curriculum vitae, names and contact information of at least three references (recordings may be solicited at a later date). Who to send it to: David Harnish, Chair, Music Department, University of San Diego, 5998 Alcala Park, San Diego 92110; or, by email to Contact Dr. Harnish with questions about the position.

The department and university are strongly committed to diversity and especially encourage applications from ethnic minorities and members of other underrepresented groups.


Keyword Phrases

  • Assistant Professor
  • Choral
  • Music
  • Tenure-track
  • San Diego
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Best if Apply By 12/4/2013