Lecturer in Music

University of Southampton - Music

The University of Southampton, Department of Music seeks to appoint a Lecturer in Music for a permanent post commencing 1 September 2018. The post is full-time.

We are soliciting applications from qualified individuals whose principal research area is in composition—classical, popular or commercial—with additional research interests and expertise in music technology-based creative practice and/or studio techniques.  Additional desirable skills and experience include creating and delivering modules in music education and pedagogy, or on cultural and historical aspects of 20th and 21st century musics. 

The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and postgraduate modules in line with own areas of expertise and the needs of the Department of Music. Excellent teaching skills are essential and previous teaching experience is expected. It is desirable that the successful candidate will contribute to the development and delivery of new modules in their area of expertise.  

We would particularly encourage women and ethnic minorities to apply.

The successful candidate will have a strong track record of research activities documented through performances, recordings, commissions, publications, research grants or other forms of artistic activity appropriate for their research area and be on target to produce a range of high quality research outputs eligible for submission to the upcoming 2021 Research Excellence Framework (REF). 

PhD required by start of appointment. 

For further information please contact Dr Matthew Shlomowitz (M.Shlomowitz@southampton.ac.uk).

Application procedure:

You should submit your completed online application form at www.jobs.soton.ac.uk. The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Matt Saxby (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 3462. Please quote reference 991818F4 on all correspondence.

Please note: The University will be closed from close of business on Thursday 29th March 2018 to Thursday 5th April 2018, so we will not be able to assist you with any application queries during this time.

We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community. Please note that applications from agencies will not be accepted unless indicated in the job advert.

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