The Department of Music at Carthage College seeks an
Assistant/Associate Professor of Music (full-time, tenure track)
beginning in August 2022. This individual will serve as Director of
Choral Activities and direct the Carthage Choir, the flagship
choral ensemble of the College.
DESCRIPTION OF ESSENTIAL DUTIES :
Teaching, advising, and service responsibilities assigned based on
candidate expertise, interests, and departmental needs. Actively
recruit prospective students, organize, and lead regional,
national, and international tours of the Carthage Choir. In
addition, the candidate will oversee all aspects of the choral
program including the annual Lakeside Choral Festival. Collaborate
with faculty, staff, and administrators on curriculum development
and outreach events. Develop and maintain a regional and national
reputation as a choral conductor and teacher.
The successful applicant will be an experienced conductor with
demonstrated success at the professional, post-secondary, and/or
high school level.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS INCLUDE :
- Commitment to teaching undergraduate students with pedagogical
skills and experiences that match departmental needs.
- Experience working with, teaching, and/or mentoring diverse
- Ability to contribute to fostering diversity of the campus,
curriculum, and discipline.
- Doctoral degree in music (ABD considered).
- Success in teaching K-12 music (preferred).
Salary is competitive and commensurate with rank and
Review of applications will begin on November 19, 2021 and will
continue until the position is filled. Questions regarding the
position can be directed to Dr. Peter Dennee, Search Committee
Chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org
HOW TO APPLY :
For consideration, submit the following items in a single PDF
document to the Carthage College Applicant Pro platform.
Founded in 1847, Carthage College combines an environment of
reflection and self-discovery with a culture of high expectation,
so that our students uncover and ignite their true potential. As a
four-year private liberal arts college with roots in the Lutheran
tradition, we place a strong emphasis on both moral and
intellectual values. Our prime location in Kenosha, Wisconsin,
midway between Chicago and Milwaukee, allows students the
opportunity to learn in a professional context. Our beautiful
campus, an 80-acre arboretum on the shore of Lake Michigan is home
to 150 scholars, 2,600 full-time students, and 400 part-time
students. Our rich academic experience equips students with
foundational knowledge and skills, preparing graduates to be
lifelong learners and to lead meaningful, productive lives.
Carthage College is an equal opportunity employer (EOE)
dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse community.
We welcome applications from a broad spectrum of people, including
members of ethnic minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with
disabilities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration
for employment without regard to race, color, religion,
sex,gender expression, gender identity, sexual
orientation,national origin, protected veteran status or
status as an individual with a disability.