Faculty and Staff Application

Thank you for your interest in teaching and working at the Summer Music Academy. Applications for the summer of 2020 will open in December. Please contact Bradley Whittemore with any questions about employment.

Positions open for application:

  • Counselors:
    Summer Music Academy counselors will assist faculty and staff. Counselors will serve as important role models to elementary, intermediate, and high school students. Counselors will reside in the dorms for the duration of the program. Counselors are usually currently enrolled or recently graduated college students. We are no longer accepting applications for SMA counselors.
  • Summer Music Academy Faculty:
    Summer Music Academy faculty will play an essential role in delivering a high-quality, pre-college music experience to enrolled students. Faculty will be responsible for teaching a variety of courses on a daily basis, including music fundamentals, master classes, private lessons, and coaching chamber ensembles. An undergraduate degree is required. We are no longer accepting applications for SMA faculty.
  • Current Ithaca College Faculty
    Ithaca College faculty may perform a variety of duties, including teaching private lessons, electives, master classes, concerts, and advanced theory courses.
    We are no longer accepting applications from IC Faculty.
  • Health Staff
    Each summer, the Summer Music Academy employees a Health Director and Assistant Health Director(s). Health staff are typically registered nurses and have completed all necessary and required certifications. We are no longer accepting applications for SMA health staff.

The number of available positions is dependent upon enrollment and instrumentation. We will notify most candidates of their status during April and May. If you have any questions, including remaining position openings, please contact Bradley Whittemore.

Faculty and Staff Application

We are no longer accepting applications to work at the Summer Music Academy.

Work or teach at the Summer Music Academy.