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Milligan College in Northeast Tennessee invites applications for a full-time, tenure track faculty position to lead a new undergraduate program in Musical Theatre starting August 2018. Candidates should have a record of professional performing experience in musical theatre as well as extensive knowledge of musical theatre repertory and the professional theatre world. Candidates should also demonstrate successful teaching experience in classical voice and in coaching and directing musical theatre. Musical proficiency at the keyboard is preferred.
Primary teaching responsibilities will include applied voice, musical theatre history and repertory, and direction or assistant direction of productions. Other teaching duties may include core music curriculum classes, coaching an a capella vocal ensemble, vocal diction, and summer arts camp. Additional responsibilities will include recruiting high-quality students locally and regionally, establishing mutually beneficial relationships with school and community theatre programs, maintaining a successful performing career on and off campus, and exhibiting a collegial spirit in collaborating with music and theatre faculty to produce department-wide concerts and theatrical productions that advance the mission of the school. Applicants must have an MM, MFA, DMA, or PhD, with a specialization in Musical Theatre.
A commitment to integrating faith and learning in a liberal arts environment is essential. The successful candidate must demonstrate a strong Christian faith, commitment to the College mission, and a lifestyle consistent with the College’s goals.
Submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a response to the College’s mission statement, and a video link of a sample of you performing on stage in a musical theater production (please avoid submitting actual video files) to email@example.com . Milligan College conducts background checks on final candidates. Review of applications will begin at once and will continue until the position is filled.
Milligan College is a vibrant and growing Christian liberal arts college nestled in the hills of Northeast Tennessee near Johnson City, TN. Milligan offers students a Christian liberal arts education in a community of inquiry, responsibility, and caring. In addition to the undergraduate curriculum, Milligan offers master's Physician Assistant Studies, and Occupational Therapy. Milligan College is accredited with SACSCOC, CAEP, ACOTE and CCNE.