BRANDEISUNIVERSITY Choral Conductor (non-tenure)

Choral Conductor (non-tenure)
Department of Music
Brandeis University Department of Music is seeking a choral conductor. This will be a
75%-time position with the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor outside of the tenure
Duties will include: conducting and administration of two university choral ensembles,
oversight of the vocal program, and teaching one undergraduate course every two years
(relevant to the department’s needs and the candidate’s strengths), in addition to
engaging in service to the department and the university and maintaining an active
professional profile, whether scholarly or creative.
The candidate should have at least a Masters degree plus significant experience
conducting choirs at the college level coupled with a strong knowledge of choral
repertoire. We are looking for an educator interested in being a part of the overall vision
of the Music Department, eager to collaborate on creative projects with colleagues, and
engaged in promoting choral singing within the entire Brandeis community.
The start date for the position is July 2015. Applicants should send a letter of interest, CV,
three letters of recommendation, three concert programs for which they were the director,
and a sample syllabus for an academic course. Applicants may be asked to submit video
or audio recordings at a later date. Only online applications will be accepted.
Applications received by December 1, 2014 will be given first consideration.
Applications should be sent to:
Questions about the position can be directed to: Professor Sarah Mead, Chair, Chorus
Director Search Committee (
Brandeis University is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a culturally
diverse intellectual community and strongly encourages applications from women and
historically underrepresented groups.


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