McGILL UNIVERSITY, MONTREAL, QUEBEC, CANADA Position: Choral Conducting
McGILL UNIVERSITY, MONTREAL, QUEBEC, CANADA
Position: Choral Conducting. Tenure track at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor, for an initial 3-year appointment. Responsibilities: May include conducting the Schulich School of Music choral ensembles, teaching choral conducting techniques, supervising graduate conducting students, and teaching appropriate choral literature and performance practice courses. Qualifications: the successful candidate should have a Doctoral degree or equivalent professional experience with significant international profile. There must be evidence of strong research, knowledge of choral repertoire including music of the present day, combined with effective teaching, performance, organizational and interpersonal skills. Rank: Associate or Assistant Professor. Salary and rank are commensurate with qualifications and experience. The position is subject to final budgetary approval. Begin: Aug. 1, 2014. Deadline: Review of applications is ongoing and will continue until the position is filled; apply ASAP. The selection process: Selected candidates will be invited to conduct a choral rehearsal and/or masterclass, and meet with members of the Faculty Search Committee. Submit: Applicants are invited to submit the following using the on-line application form to be found at (http://www.mcgill.ca/music/positions); a cover letter describing the candidate’s qualification for the position; a detailed curriculum vitae; supporting materials (i.e., audio and/or video recordings, web-site link), and the names and contact information of three referees. Further inquiries may be addressed to Prof. Douglas McNabney, Chair, Department of Performance (by phone: 514-398-4542, or by e-mail: <firstname.lastname@example.org>; or by fax: 514-398-1540. The University is committed to equity in employment and diversity. It welcomes applications from indigenous peoples, visible minorities, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities and others who may contribute to further diversification. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements. Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.