Adjunct Instructor of Voice

Career Type: Faculty

Heidelberg University has an immediate need for a student-centered educator to fill the position of Adjunct Instructor of Voice. Heidelberg University offers a strong liberal arts curriculum and professional education programs with the mission of personal, intellectual, and professional development, leading to a life of purpose with distinction.


The Adjunct Instructor of Voice will teach applied lessons to undergraduate music and musical theatre majors, as well as non-majors (as load allows). Additional courses may be assigned, commensurate with candidate’s expertise and the needs of the School of Music and Theatre. The Adjunct Instructor will work closely with the vocal coordinator and director of theatre, supporting the artistic growth of students and contributing to the artistic and academic life of the School of Music and Theatre as well as the University as a whole.


The successful candidate will have demonstrated experience, qualifications and abilities, including:

  • Masters degree in voice
  • strong teaching experience in classical, musical theatre, vocal jazz, and popular music performance and pedagogy

Preferred Experience

To successfully integrate into Heidelberg’s active and engaged teaching faculty, we prefer candidates that are able to show evidence of:

  • Tenor, baritone or bass
  • Terminal degree in music or theatre
  • strong accompaniment skills

In addition, the ideal candidate will model Heidelberg University’s core values of integrity, honesty, humility, transparency, respectfulness, diversity, caring, loyalty, and accountability in all work, in keeping with the institution’s mission, philosophy, and values.

How to Apply

For consideration, complete the online application. Candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, list of professional references, transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy (including evidence of student-centered teaching), and a statement of research interests (including potential for involvement of undergraduate students). Official transcripts will be required of the finalist candidate.

Expected Closing Date

Review of candidates will begin immediately and will continue until the position has been filled.

EOE Statement

Heidelberg University is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply for all postings.

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