|Tenure-Track Appointment in Musical Theatre (Fine Arts)|
Tenure-Track Appointment in Musical Theatre (Fine Arts)
Company : St. Thomas University
Salary : Details not provided
Location : New Brunswick
St. Thomas University
Tenure-track Appointment in Musical Theatre (Fine Arts)
The Fine Arts Program, St. Thomas University, invites applications for a tenure-track appointment at
the rank of Assistant Professor in Musical Theatre Voice, to begin July 1, 2023, pending budgetary
St. Thomas University is an undergraduate, liberal arts institution in Fredericton, New Brunswick,
Canada with a full-time enrolment of 1,900. Its students graduate with Bachelor of Arts, Applied Arts,
Education, and Social Work degrees. The faculty members are distinguished teachers, researchers and
scholars, and the university holds two Canada Research Chairs.
This position in Musical Theatre Voice requires a formally trained, outstanding singer and pedagogue
with excellent collaborative piano skills, capable of teaching and advancing the University’s voice,
musical theatre, and music curricula. Candidates for this position will be excellent teaching artists with
academic (MFA, MMus, Performance Diploma, or Conservatory degree in a relevant field at a
minimum), and active professional and/or creative performance credentials. The successful candidate
will carry out regular responsibilities as a member of the Fine Arts Program and assist in articulating
the connections between the fine arts and the broader liberal arts community.
Applicants are to submit a cover letter; CV; copies of academic transcripts; evidence of artistic
achievement; a teaching portfolio (which may comprise a statement of teaching philosophy, sample
syllabi, course evaluations, and sample pedagogical materials); an unlisted YouTube link to a 10-minute
video recording of a recent rehearsal or show; an unlisted YouTube link to a 10-minute video
recording of a recent private voice lesson; a list of three professional/academic references (with email
and phone numbers); a statement addressing the candidate's creative, performing and/or scholarly
practice; and one sample of scholarly work (including research, publications and/or work of creative
or cultural significance relevant to the area of appointment). Applications should be addressed to Dr.
Martin Kutnowski, Director of the Fine Arts Program, St. Thomas University, Fredericton, NB E3B
5G3. Electronic applications may be sent to [email protected]
Closing Date: 9 January, 2023, noon AST or when the position is filled. Applicants are responsible for
ensuring that their completed applications are received by the closing date and time.
An equal opportunity employer, St. Thomas University is committed to employment equity for
women, Aboriginal persons, members of visible minority groups, and persons with disabilities. All
qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will
be given priority.
Offers of employment will be conditional upon a candidate being able to adhere to current university