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Assistant Professor (Music-Choral)
Position Number:
Hiring Unit:
College of Arts and Humanities, Department of Music
Date Posted:
October 24, 2018
Closing Date:
Continuous - application review begins November 26, 2018
Salary Information:
Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Monthly Type:
9 Month
Tenure Track:
Full Time/Part Time:
Full Time
General Funds

Other Conditions:
  • MUSIC: University of Hawaii at Manoa, Music Department. Assistant Professor of Music (Choral) position number 82948, University of Hawaii at Manoa, College of Arts and Humanities, Department of Music, full-time, 9-month, tenure track position, to begin August 1 2019, pending availability of funds.
Duties and Responsibilities
  1. Conduct choral ensembles as assigned.
  2. Actively recruit undergraduate and graduate students.
  3. Teach choral methods.
  4. Conduct research appropriate to a Research I institution or undertake comparable scholarly/creative activity.
  5. Serve on department committees.
  6. Advise students.
  7. Other duties as assigned by the department chair.
Minimum Qualifications
  1. DMA in choral conducting (ABD will be considered).
  2. Demonstrated success in teaching, conducting, and leadership of choirs at the professional, collegiate, and/or high school level.
Desirable Qualifications
  1. Evidence of accomplished teaching at the collegiate level.
  2. Some training/background in music education.
  3. Demonstrated success in recruitment and community outreach.
  4. Commitment to music from diverse cultures and regions (Western and non-Western).

To Apply:
Please submit the following: cover letter indicating how you satisfy the minimum and desirable qualifications; curriculum vitae; academic transcripts (unofficial transcripts are acceptable for initial application, official transcripts are required at time of hire); and video links to recent rehearsals and performances. Also submit three letters from professional references. (Electronic applications are preferred.) Review of materials will begin on November 26, 2018, continuing until the position is filled. Application address: Materials submitted electronically must be sent via UH FileDrop Service at to Cindy Nakashima at with the Expiration Timer for the file upload set to 7 days. Application materials will not be returned. Hard copy applications and letters from professional references should be mailed to: Choral Search Committee Chair Music Department University of Hawaii at Manoa 2411 Dole Street Honolulu, Hawai’i 96822 Inquiries: Dr. Maya Hoover, Choral Search Committee Chair, (808) 956-6284,
  1. Choral Search Committee Chair
  2. Music Department
  3. University of Hawaii at Manoa
  4. 2411 Dole Street
  5. Honolulu, HI 96822
  1. Dr. Maya Hoover, Choral Search Committee Chair; 808-956-6284;

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