To enrich education through diversity, The College of New
Jersey is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The College has a strong
commitment to achieving diversity among faculty and staff, and
strongly encourages women and members of underrepresented groups to
The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) Department of Music invites
applications for an Adjunct Artist-Teacher of Voice. The successful
candidate will teach undergraduate private voice lessons starting
during the week of August 29, 2022.
Soprano, mezzo-soprano, or contralto strongly preferred.
DMA in vocal performance, vocal pedagogy, or other vocal
proven record of at least two years of successful collegiate-level
studio teaching experience,
as a TA, for music majors/minors/non-music majors with both
classical and musical theater repertoires.
Experience with planning, programming, and coaching undergraduate
degree recitals and
theater role preparation.
Piano skills commensurate with vocal exercises and simple
The availability and commitment to teach regularly during the
14-week semester on TCNJ’s campus
Outstanding organizational and interpersonal skills, including
timely communications in writing.
demonstrable record or potential for student recruitment in and
beyond the region is desirable as is involvement in professional
organizations such as NATS.
Fall 2022 semester runs from August 30 through December 9 on TCNJ’s
campus (Ewing, NJ). The primary teaching responsibility of this
position is studio voice. Private lessons are to be given weekly at
mutually agreed dates between the instructor and the students,
leading 13 weekly 50-minute lessons (25 minutes for non-music
majors) for each student assigned in the instructor’s studio.
Duties also include providing studio syllabus, assisting in final
performance evaluations for voice students (juries) during the
final exam week, attending degree recitals of students in the
studio, and participating in entrance auditions of prospective
voice majors and voice-related recruitment events.
candidates should apply online and submit in PDF format : 1) a
letter of application, 2) an up-to-date curriculum vitae, and 3)
contact information for five current references who are familiar
with the candidate’s work in performance and educational contexts.
Only electronic submissions will be reviewed. Please do not send
further materials (teaching evaluations, audio/video recording)
unless requested. An initial review of applications will begin
immediately and continue until the position is filled. Final offer
of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of
background and reference checks. Please note that there will be no
travel/moving cost reimbursement or working visa support attached
to this position.
questions about the position may be directed to Dr. John Leonard
Questions about the Taleo application system, please refer to Ms.
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TCNJ is a highly selective institution that has earned national
recognition for its commitment to excellence. Founded in 1855, TCNJ
has become an exemplar of the best in public higher education and
is consistently acknowledged as one of the top comprehensive
colleges in the nation. TCNJ currently is ranked as one of the 75
"Most Competitive" schools in the nation by Barron's Profiles of
American Colleges and is rated the No. 1 public institution in the
northern region of the country by U.S. News & World Report.
TCNJ was named the #10 value in public higher education by the
Princeton review in 2009 and, in 2006, was awarded a Phi Beta Kappa
chapter - an honor shared by less than 10 percent of colleges and
universities nationally. A strong liberal arts core forms the
foundation for programs offered through TCNJ's seven schools - Arts
& Communication; Business; Education; Humanities and Social
Sciences; Science; Nursing, Health, and Exercise Science; and
Engineering. TCNJ faculty members are teacher-scholars who share a
commitment to liberal learning. TCNJ is located within an hour, by
train, of New York City and Philadelphia. The College's campus is
set on 289 tree-lined acres in suburban Ewing Township and is known
for its natural beauty and has 39 major buildings, including the
fourth-best college library in the nation, according to the