The Department of Music at the University of New Hampshire is seeking applicants for a benefits-eligible, full-time tenure track Assistant Professor of Music and Director of Choral Activities.Â The University of New Hampshire actively creates and nurtures a dynamic learning environment in which qualified individuals of differing perspectives, identities, life experiences and cultural backgrounds pursue goals with mutual respect and a shared spirit of inquiry.Â Â PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:Â Â· Conduct and direct all choirs.Â· Teach courses at all levels of the curriculum, including core and upper level courses. Teach choral methods and other courses dependent upon the qualifications of the candidate and departmental needs.Â· Actively recruit students for the music department. Maintain and build relationships with public school and private voice teachers in the region. Actively participate in NHMEA, ACDA and other choral/vocal professional organizations.Â· Serve as an innovative scholar, artist, and leader in choral music, committed to increasing equity in, and access to, choral music for all learners.Â· Consistently program works by underrepresented composers and living composers, supporting DEI goals of the Music Department.Â· Display a commitment to the principles of community, creativity, and collaboration.Â· Perform service to the department and university by serving on committees and other activities.
Â· Appropriate Doctorate (or equivalent extensive professional experience). ABD will be considered.Â· Collegiate teaching experience preferred, as well as demonstrated success leading pre-collegiate ensembles.Â· Preferred experience with vocal ensemble repertoire and techniques that lie outside traditional collegiate choral music.Â· A commitment to sustain and advance the goals of the institutionâs diversity of students, faculty, and staff.
Internal Number: PF0564FY22
About University of New Hampshire (UNH)
The University of New Hampshire is an R1 Carnegie classification research institution providing comprehensive, high-quality undergraduate and graduate programs of distinction. UNH is located in Durham on a 188-acre campus, 60 miles north of Boston and 8 miles from the Atlantic coast, and is convenient to New Hampshire's lakes and mountains. There is a student enrollment of 13,000 students, with a full-time faculty of over 600, offering 90 undergraduate and more than 70 graduate programs. The University actively promotes a dynamic learning environment in which qualified individuals of differing perspectives, life experiences, and cultural backgrounds pursue academic goals with mutual respect and shared inquiry.