Assistant Professor of Voice
The Université de Montréal Faculté de musique is seeking a full-time assistant professor specializing in voice.
Overview of the position:
The professor will teach voice and related subjects (literature of voice, seminars...) at the undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate levels. He will direct graduate students and prepare them for the opera workshop. He will also participate in the development of the discipline through research, as well as contribute to the university’s operations and outreach, notably by serving on juries and providing leadership in the sector.
• Doctorate in performance or equivalent professional experience.
• Tenor, baritone or bass with an established career and extensive teaching experience at the university level.
• The candidate may be asked to provide recordings of recent concerts or lead a master class or a seminar.
Université de Montréal offers a competitive salary along with a full range of benefits.
Start of employment:
June 1, 2012, or later
Candidates must send their curriculum vitae to the address below by no later than November 18, 2011. They must also arrange to have two letters of reference sent to the Dean at the following address:
Faculté de musique
Université de Montréal
P.O. Box 6128, Station Centre-ville
Montreal, QC H3C 3J7
+1 514 343-6429
For more information about the Faculté de musique, visit www.musique.umontreal.ca.
Employment Equity Program
The Université de Montréal upholds the principles of employment equity and welcomes applications from women, ethnic and visible minorities, aboriginals and people with disabilities. Applicants who belong to one of these groups are asked to complete the employment equity identification questionnaire posted at http://www.drh.umontreal.ca/documents/bpe/bpe_paee/formulaire_PAEE_bpe.pdf and attach it to their application.
The Université de Montréal is a Québec university with an international reputation. French is the language of instruction. To renew its teaching faculty, the University is intensively recruiting the world’s best specialists. In accordance with the institution’s language policy [http://www.direction.umontreal.ca/secgen/recueil/politique_linguistique.html], the Université de Montréal provides support for newly-recruited faculty to attain proficiency in French.
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