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Assistant Professor of Music (Music Education/Voice)


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The College of Arts and Sciences at Bethel University seeks a qualified candidate for appointment as Assistant Professor of Music (Music Education/Voice) in the Department of Music. This full-time permanent position (24 credit hours per year) will begin August 2023.


The successful candidate will teach courses in Music Education and maintain a vocal studio. Teaching additional coursework or directing a choral ensemble will be based on qualifications, experience, and department needs. Other responsibilities for this position include serving as Program Coordinator for Music Education, academic advising, serving on Teacher Education Committee, and working cooperatively with colleagues to realize the mission of the university.


  • Masters Degree in Music Education. Terminal Degree or ABD preferred.
  • K-12 teaching experience preferred.
  • Evidence of teaching voice at the collegiate or equivalent level.


The Department of Music strives to create opportunities for students as they develop in a Christian environment to their highest intellectual, spiritual, and social potential. The music faculty embrace this mission as they prepare students to become leaders in music education, music performance, music ministry, music production, recording arts, and music business. Additional information about the music department can be found at


Applicants should submit by preferred email a letter of application, Curriculum Vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and three letters of reference to:

Dr. Keith Herris, Search Committee Chair

or mail to:
Director Human Resources, Bethel University
325 Cherry Avenue
McKenzie, TN 38201

Additional materials may be requested, including, but not limited to, a recorded video of the candidate teaching voice lessons and/or performing. Review of materials will begin on March 27.

Bethel University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Educator. Position is contingent upon funding.

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