The Office of Academic Affairs

College of the Arts


School of Music

Position Title

Assistant or Associate Professor of Voice (female)

Position Qualifications – Responsibilities:

Female Voice Teacher/Artist (soprano, or mezzo-soprano). Needs to be an energetic, collegial, and committed individual who is dedicated to the continued growth and quality of the voice program at KSU. Must be able to recruit and retain an excellent voice studio, teaching voice majors in performance, music education, and liberal arts music degrees at the undergraduate level. Keyboard skills sufficient to accompany voice lessons, and other duties can include lyric diction, vocal literature, or other areas of candidate expertise.

Must have an active performance schedule and demonstrate excellent teaching to earn promotion and tenure This is a nine-month, tenure track, position. The ideal candidate will have a doctorate, or equivalent professional performance background, and successful history in studio teaching at the college level.

Required Education – Experience – Skills (Minimum Qualifications):

Master’s degree in music.

Application Procedure:

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. For priority consideration, complete applications must be received by November 19, 2012. To ensure careful consideration, candidates should forward a letter of application, curriculum vitae, contact information of five references, and recordings (preferably video) of singing and teaching.

Send application materials to:
Dr. Adam Kirkpatrick
School of Music
1000 Chastain Road, MD 3201
Kennesaw, GA 30144-5591

If preferred, you may email application information to

For a detailed description of the university, college and department, please visit our home page at

Questions About Position Opening:

For questions about this position opening, contact Dr. Adam Kirkpatrick at

Date Position Available:

August 1, 2013

Departmental/College Overview:
The School of Music is an all Steinway school and with state-of-the art facilities. It has a strong core of resident faculty, complemented by distinguished members of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Atlanta Opera Orchestra. We present more than 150 performances each year, from chamber music to full orchestra, choral, opera, jazz, and wind ensemble performances, with repertoire from traditional classical to modern jazz.

Kennesaw State University Campus and Location:

Kennesaw State University is a growing and progressive university in Georgia’s public system of higher education. Located on an attractive campus in suburban Atlanta, Kennesaw State University currently enrolls more than 24,000 traditional and nontraditional Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral students. The thriving Atlanta metropolitan area has a rich array of museums, theaters, libraries, colleges and universities, and other resources. Kennesaw State University was recognized in 2009 by The Chronicle of Higher Education as one of its “Great Colleges to Work For”.
EEO Statement:

Kennesaw State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and Educator. Georgia is an Open Records State.


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