Colgate University, Department of Music

683 21194
Program ID:Colgate-Department of Music-MUSICTT [#21194]
Program Title: Assistant Professor of Music, Director of Choral Programs
Program Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Location:Hamilton, New York 13346, United States [map]
Subject Area: Music / Choral Directorship
Appl Deadline:2022/03/18 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/02/16, finished 2022/07/19, listed until 2022/07/25)

*** this program has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Colgate University Music Department invites applications for a tenure stream assistant professor of music position as Director of Choral Programs, beginning fall semester, 2022. DMA preferred, but applications from ABD candidates will also be accepted. Responsibilities include directing the University Chorus and Chamber Singers and teaching music appreciation, harmony, and basic musicianship and songwriting. We especially welcome applicants with an interest in innovative and diverse programming (both within and beyond the traditional choral repertory), and with opportunities for collaboration across the arts and other disciplines. The successful candidate will fulfill the expectation that all Colgate faculty participate in all-university programs, including the Liberal Arts Core Curriculum.

In addition to teaching and service, scholarship–which, for the choral conductor, is defined as performances, reviews, recordings and/or publications will be required for tenure and promotion. Application materials, comprising a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three current reference letters must be submitted through

Colgate strives to be a community supportive of diverse perspectives and identities. Candidates should describe in their cover letter how their approach to teaching and scholarship might create an inclusive educational environment.

Review of applications begins on March 18 and will continue until the position is filled. Colgate is a vibrant liberal arts university of 3200 students situated in central New York. Colgate faculty are committed to excellence in both teaching and scholarship.

Applicants with dual-career considerations can find postings of other employment opportunities at Colgate and at other institutions of higher education in upstate New York at

It is the policy of Colgate University not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of their race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, pregnancy, national origin, marital status, disability protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, having been victims of domestic violence and stalking, familial status, or any other categories covered by law. Colgate University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Candidates from historically underrepresented groups, women, persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
Department of Music
Colgate University
13 Oak Drive
Hamilton, NY 13346