Part-Time Faculty: AMC 540.1.2 Opera Workshop-Production (F 21, S 22)

New York, United States
Salary Not Specified
Jul 08, 2021
Employment Type
Part Time
Posting Details

Job # 075830 Job Title Part-Time Faculty: AMC 540.1.2 Opera Workshop-Production (F 21, S 22) Location Syracuse, NY Pay Range Minimum $1,370.00 per credit hour FLSA Status Exempt Hours
Fall 2021 semester M001 and M002
M/W 3:45 pm-5:05 pm Job Type Part-time Rank PTI/Adjunct Campus Syracuse, NY Unionized Position Code UA Job Description
The Setnor School of Music within the College of Visual and Performing Arts seeks a Part-time Instructor to teach AMC 540 Opera Workshop: Production Coordinator, a zero to one credit course, during the fall 2021 and spring 2022 semesters.
Course provides experience in conducting, coaching, accompanying, acting, directing, and stage management in the preparation and presentation of operas. Includes scenes from various operas and one full-length opera. Qualifications
Relevant academic credentials and experience including:
A minimum of a master’s degree in music or equivalent experience preferred.
Experience with music performance production at the collegiate level. Job Specific Qualifications
The candidate should have strong attention to detail, knowledge of course content, demonstrated pedagogical ability, as well as the ability to relate well in a classroom and one-on-one environment with college-level students. Preference will be given to applicants who are able to fulfill multiple positions within the Setnor School of Music. Responsibilities
Being present and/or instructing weekly class meetings during Fall and Spring semesters as indicated below:
Fall and Spring
Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays: 3:45 PM – 5:05 PM
Coordinate all rehearsal and performance logistics.
Instruct students regarding the operational support needed for an opera production, including the ‘what, why, and how’ of the coordination process throughout the various stages of the performance process.
Present instruction based on the competencies and performance levels of the course.
Build a positive rapport with students and other faculty.
  • Developing and/or updating a class syllabus.
  • Preparation of lectures, projects or other student assignments.
  • Maintaining regularly scheduled office hours.
  • Presenting instruction based on the competencies and performance levels of the course.
  • Meeting all designated class periods. If you are unable to meet your class due to illness or emergency, you should exercise your best effort to reschedule the class or to obtain a substitute. You must also notify the department chair of your absence and of your plan to cover the class.
  • Submitting completed mid-semester progress reports and final grades according to University regulations.
  • Grading student assignments and exams in timely manner.
  • Providing departmentally sanctioned forms for completed student evaluations.
  • Building a positive rapport with students and other faculty.
Physical Requirements Tools/Equipment Application Instructions
For full consideration, complete an online application and submit the following materials online:
  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
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