Music FacultyClarke University, Dubuque, IA
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Clarke University is a dynamic, Catholic, liberal arts institution of 1200 students in traditional, adult and graduate programs. Located in the thriving city of Dubuque, Iowa, along the Mississippi River, Clarke was founded in 1843 by the Sisters of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
At Clarke University, everything we do is focused on making an impact on students so they can positively impact the world. For students, this means finding a place where they are empowered to find success that will last forever. For faculty and staff, it means more than just coming to work every day – it means truly being engaged across campus while working to create an experience that always puts students first.
Clarke University faculty and staff enjoy a comprehensive benefits package and a collaborative working environment. Outside of the university, faculty and staff benefit from living and working in a thriving city named one of the “most livable” small cities in the country and one of “Best Green Places” in the country.
For more information, please visit www.clarke.edu.
Clarke University in Dubuque, Iowa, invites application for an Assistant or Associate Professor of Music and Director of Choral Activities beginning August 2018. The successful candidate will teach undergraduate courses, which may include private voice lessons, choral conducting, music education methods and general education courses in music relevant to department need and the candidate’s strengths. Duties include conducting both mixed and women’s choruses and may include a strings ensemble and/or accompanist duties, if appropriate background exists.
A doctorate in choral conducting, choral literature or choral methods is preferred, ABD considered. Preference for candidates with demonstrated potential for national/international performance, and record of successful teaching and/or commitment to the liberal arts tradition in a small collegiate setting. Candidates with prior collegiate teaching and choral conducting experience are preferred.
To apply for this position, visit http://clarke.applicantpool.com and upload a current CV/resume, letter of application, teaching philosophy, and three letters of recommendation directly on our site. Confidential recommendations may be emailed to HRLetters@clarke.edu. Links to video and audio recording examples of the applicant’s choirs and conducting examples are welcomed. Review of submissions will begin immediately.
At Clarke University, everything we do is focused on making an impact on students so they can positively impact the world. For students, it means a place where more than facts are studied – it means new ways of thinking are explored. For faculty and staff, it means more than just coming to work every day – it means truly collaborating across the university to put student success first. It also means living and working in a thriving city named one of the “most livable” small cities and one of “Best Green Places” in the country.As an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools in Music (NASM), Clarke boasts a strong and vibrant music program. Undergraduate majors include Music and Music Education. Activities and events in the music department provide a rich musical environment for the university as well as the local community.
For more information, please visit www.clarke.edu