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Assistant Professor of Voice


Carson-Newman University is a leading Christian Liberal Arts institution, recently ranked Best Undergraduate Teaching in the South by U.S. News & World Report and received the President's Award for Community Service. Carson-Newman emphasizes academic excellence through innovative teaching, advising, mentoring of students, and service learning. The campus is located at the foothills of the Smoky Mountains and is surrounded by beautiful lakes. More information is available from the university website, www.cn.edu.

Carson-Newman University invites applicants for an Assistant Professor of Voice in the Department of Music. This is a full-time, tenure-track position in Applied Voice to begin August 2017. Responsibilities include teaching voice, and some combination of supervising and operating the new vocal laboratory and directing the opera/musical theater program. Successful studio teaching and performing is essential.

Teaching voice-related classes and/or directing a choral ensemble may be added as the teaching load allows. The successful candidate will be expected to develop quality relationships with area musicians and perform advising, recruiting, and committee responsibilities as needed by the University. A Doctorate is preferred, but Master’s level qualifications may be considered. Some preference will be given to bass or baritone applicants.

The rank and salary will be commensurate with educational preparation and experience. This position is projected to receive a nine-month contract. Group health insurance as well as a 401K retirement plan are available on a participating basis.

Only complete application packets will be considered. A complete application packet will include a letter of interest, a statement of Christian faith, a statement of teaching philosophy, references, and current vitae. Do not send audio/video recordings at this time. Please send the packet electronically to:

Email: facultyrecruiting@cn.edu

Human Resources, Attn: Faculty Recruiting

Carson-Newman University

Jefferson City, TN 37760



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