[ 17. Januar 2012 ]

BEWERBUNG – Music Technology / Ethnomusicology / Musicology jobs at Sheffield

Von: Adrian Moore
Datum: 17. Januar 2012 14:02:34 MEZ
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Lecturer in Music Technology University of Sheffield – Faculty of Arts
and Humanities, Department of Music
Job Reference Number: UOS003881

Contract Type: Fixed term for 3 years

Salary: Grade 8: £37,012 – £44,166 per annum. Potential to progress
to £49,689 per annum through sustained exceptional contribution.

Closing Date: 16 February 2012


The Department of Music wishes to appoint a Lecturer in Music
Technology. We are one of the largest and most vibrant academic music
departments in the UK, covering musicology, ethnomusicology,
performance, composition, psychology of music, music education and
music technology. We are also one of the strongest in research,
ranking joint 4th in the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise.

The University of Sheffield has been named UK University of the Year
in the 2011 Times Higher Education Awards. We’ve won this prestigious
award because we’re a world-class university in a unique city. We are
a community true to our civic roots and our straightforward approach
informs everything we do, both close to home and around the world.

This is an ideal opportunity for a scholar with an outstanding
publication record and excellent teaching ability to join one of the
major centres for music scholarship in the United Kingdom. The post-
holder will design and deliver teaching on music technology and
related areas at undergraduate and postgraduate level. They will
develop the Department’s research profile through the production of
high quality publications and through attracting external research
funding. The post-holder will be expected to contribute to the
Department’s presence within the Faculty of Arts and Humanities, the
wider University and, through outreach and knowledge exchange, in
Sheffield and beyond. They will also be required to carry out
appropriate administrative duties to a high standard.

You will have (or be close to completing) a PhD in Music Technology or
a related subject area (or have equivalent experience), proven
teaching ability and the ability to carry out high quality research
and disseminate research findings. The ability to develop and recruit
to new courses (e.g. distance learning, continuing professional
development and/or short courses) is also essential to this post.

For further information, please refer to the departmental website: http://www.shef.ac.uk/music

To apply for this job please click here and search for the job using
the reference number provided or to view current vacancies and apply
online please go to: http://www.sheffield.ac.uk/jobs.

Dr. Adrian Moore, Sheffield University, Music Department,
Jessop Building, 34 Leavygreave Road, Sheffield. S3 7RD
Times Higher Education University of the Year
[tel] 44 (0)114 2220486 [fax] 44 (0) 114 222 0469
http://www.shef.ac.uk/music // Music Department
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