University Human Resource Services

Director of Opera Theater/Assistant--Associate Professor of Music Performance (Voice), School of Music

Tenure-track faculty position available August 15, 2014.  

Responsibilities:  direct the Opera Theater program; teach undergraduate and graduate studio voice; recruit and maintain a strong studio; maintain a national profile in performance and professional service; perform as a soloist and in faculty ensembles as needed; teach ancillary courses such as diction, literature, opera workshop, and/or pedagogy; advance students in academic matters; assist students in job and graduate school placement. 

Minimum qualifications:  master’s degree in performance; documented history of professional activity in vocal performance.  

Preferred qualifications:  doctorate and/or strong performance/scholarly background as a requisite to serving on the university graduate faculty; foreign language skills in Italian, German, and French.

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

Voice Search Committee
School of Music
Ball State University
Muncie, IN  47306

A performance recording and any other support materials should be included with the application; all materials will be retained.   

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.