The School of Music at the University of South Carolina is seeking applicants for Associate Director of Choral Studies. This 9-month, tenure-track position will be at the rank of Assistant Professor. Responsibilities: Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in Choral Methods and undergraduate Conducting; direct the University Chorus; coordinate secondary choral music education and student teachers; assist with the graduate conducting program; engage in scholarly and/or creative research activities; participate in faculty service activities and committee work. Additional teaching responsibilities as determined by qualifications, preference, and institutional needs.
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
An earned doctorate (or ABD with degree completion date by start date of employment), an established record of teaching and excellence in choral performance, and at least five (5) years of public school teaching experience at the secondary level.
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Internal Number: 66208
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The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state’s flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 “Best Colleges” according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state’s educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.