University of Ottawa – School of Music

Professor in Voice

The School of Music at the University of Ottawa invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position in voice at the rank of Assistant Professor, effective July 1, 2013.

Candidates must hold a doctorate or equivalent professional experience. The School of Music is seeking a candidate with a significant national or international performance profile and with extensive teaching experience. The successful candidate will be expected to instruct in both French and English.

The successful candidate will be expected to maintain an active performing/research career. He or she will also be responsible for overseeing the activities of the vocal sector and teach individual voice lessons at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Other duties may include teaching vocal skills and vocal literature courses, as well as seminars, supervising Opera Production, developing curriculum offerings, and participating on departmental- and faculty-level committees. Salary is commensurate with qualification and experience and will be consistent with the Collective Agreement.

The University of Ottawa is the largest Canadian university to offer bilingual programs and ranks as one of the top 200 universities in the world. The School of Music offers two performance degrees (B.Mus. and M.Mus). For more details on our programs, please visit:

Applicants should submit a cover letter, a comprehensive CV, recent recording(s) (CD or DVD), a list of publications (if applicable), as well as a list of three referees with contact information, and should arrange to have three letters of recommendation from qualified referees sent directly to:

Professor Roxane Prevost
Director, School of Music
University of Ottawa
50 University Private
Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5, Canada
Tel. (613 562-5733
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Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Those received by December 15, 2012 will be given full consideration.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadian and permanent residents will be given priority.  Equity is a University of Ottawa policy; qualified women, aboriginal peoples, members of visible minorities and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


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