University Human Resource Services

Assistant Director of Choral Activities/Assistant Professor of Music Performance, School of Music

Tenure-track faculty position available August 15, 2014.  

Responsibilities:  direct the Ball State Concert Choir and Women’s Chorus; play a prominent role with graduate programs, including helping to teach a seminar for graduate conducting students and be able to guide terminal projects for graduate students (master’s and doctoral); possibly teach undergraduate conducting courses, choral arranging, or a role with the University Singers (show choir) according to the candidate’s interest and ability; engage in scholarly and creative activities; participate in faculty and professional service. 

Minimum qualifications:  ABD in choral conducting by time of appointment; collegiate teaching experience; demonstrated conducting excellence.  

Preferred qualifications:  completed doctorate in choral conducting; at least three years of college/university teaching experience; proven success in choral conducting at the collegiate level; documented history of professional activity in choral music and choral conducting.  

Send letter of introduction, complete curriculum vitae, three current letters of reference (credentials file may be sent if letters are current), short list of additional references who may be contacted, two samples of past programs, and a certified transcript copy of the highest degree earned to:  

Dr. Andrew Crow, Chair
 Assistant Director of Choral Activities Search Committee
 School of Music
 Ball State University
 Muncie, IN  47306

Review of applications will begin immediately, and will continue until the position is filled.

Ball State University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community.