Division of Vocal Studies

Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas, Baylor University is the oldest university in Texas and the world's largest Baptist University. Baylor's mission is to educate men and women for worldwide leadership and service by integrating academic excellence and Christian commitment within a caring community. Baylor is actively recruiting new faculty with a strong commitment to the classroom and an equally strong commitment to discovering new knowledge as Baylor aspires to become a top tier research university while reaffirming and strengthening its distinctive Christian mission as described in Pro Futuris.


We invite you to come discover the vision and excitement at Baylor as we seek to fill the following position in the School of Music, Vocal Studies.


Tracking ID#: F009771

POSITION: Applied Voice: Full, Associate, or Assistant Professor Rank

QUALIFICATIONS: Qualifications include a doctorate or distinguished equivalent record of achievement, an exceptional reputation as a studio voice teacher at the collegiate level, and substantial experience as a performer. Experience allowing appointment at the Full or Associate Professor level is preferred.

RESPONSIBILITIES: This person will be responsible for teaching applied voice; recruiting and maintaining a quality studio of undergraduate and graduate music majors; teaching allied subjects, such as Song Literature, Vocal Pedagogy, or English, Italian, German, or French Diction, as assigned; and maintaining an active professional profile on a national level.

RANK AND SALARY: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Applications will be reviewed beginning November 1, 2013 and will be accepted until the position is filled.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, three current letters of recommendation, a list of additional references, all official academic transcripts, and a CD recording (or video, if preferred) of recent performances representing a variety of musical styles and genres to:

Dr. Robert Best, Voice Search Committee Chair
Baylor University School of Music
One Bear Place #97408
Waco, Texas 76798-7408
Phone: 254-710-4602

Materials may be submitted electronically to: Robert_Best@baylor.edu.

[NOTE: Baylor University has two open voice faculty positions. Applicants need not send separate applications for each. Please indicate in the letter of application whether your interest is in one or both positions.]


Tracking ID#: F009769

POSITION: Applied Voice: Associate or Assistant Professor Rank

QUALIFICATIONS: Qualifications include a doctorate, experience as a studio voice teacher at the collegiate level, and substantial experience as a performer.

RESPONSIBILITIES: This person will be responsible for teaching applied voice; recruiting and maintaining a quality studio of undergraduate and graduate music majors; teaching allied subjects, such as Song Literature, Vocal Pedagogy, or English, Italian, German, or French Diction, as assigned; and maintaining an active professional profile on a national level.

RANK AND SALARY: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Applications will be reviewed beginning November 1, 2013 and will be accepted until the position is filled.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, three current letters of recommendation, a list of additional references, all official academic transcripts, and a CD recording (or video, if preferred) of recent performances representing a variety of musical styles and genres to:

Dr. Robert Best, Voice Search Committee Chair
Baylor University School of Music
One Bear Place #97408
Waco, Texas 76798-7408
Phone: 254-710-4602

Materials may be submitted electronically to: Robert_Best@baylor.edu.

[NOTE: Baylor University has two open voice faculty positions. Applicants need not send separate applications for each. Please indicate in the letter of application whether your interest is in one or both positions.]


Baylor is a Baptist University affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer, Baylor encourages minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities to apply.