Instructor of Musical Theatre

South Carolina, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Oct 19, 2020
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The University of South Carolina School of Music is seeking applicants for an Instructor of Musical Theatre. This non-tenure-track position will begin on August 16, 2021.

DUTIES:  Assume varied teaching responsibilities in the new Musical Theatre concentration of the School of Music’s Bachelor of Arts degree program. These will include applied instruction in varied styles of musical theatre, in addition to classical vocal training, and developing and directing musical theatre workshop. The Instructor will collaborate with the Director of Opera Studies in programming and productions. Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:  DMA, MFA, or MM, with requisite professional experience, is required.  The candidate must have a comprehensive knowledge of the musical theatre repertoire.  A minimum of two years teaching experience at the undergraduate level is preferred.  Strong keyboard skills are preferred. A collaborative work-style and an interest in program building and recruitment is required.

The School of Music vision statement identifies five core values: the pursuit of Excellence; devotion to Student Success; the production of Music Leaders; preparation of the Musician-Educator; and the creation of Diversely Skilled Musicians. The school encourages applications from candidates who demonstrate interests and abilities that align with these values.  

APPLICATION: Apply at Upload a letter of application, curriculum vitae, links to recordings of three recent performances, and contact information for at least three letters of recommendation. Additional supporting materials should not be provided unless requested. 

This position is open until filled, but priority screening will begin on November 30. 2020