in Music (Composition)
Department of Music
School of Humanities
The University of Birmingham
Birmingham B15 2TT
Required to contribute to undergraduate and postgraduate teaching, to produce
composition work of the highest quality, and to undertake administrative work
for the department. The successful candidate will also participate in and help
direct performance and act as a personal tutor to undergraduate and postgraduate
students. You will have proven ability as a composer, experience of teaching
in higher education, have a first degree in an appropriate subject and a PhD
(or be near to completion). It is highly desirable that you have a specialism
in live electronic composition (and, therefore, ability in both studio-based
electroacoustic music and instrumental/vocal work), and knowledge of the Max/MSP
program. An active interest in one or more of the following areas would be advantageous:
acoustics; aesthetics; analysis; conducting; critical theory; psychoacoustics
and perception. Starting salary on a range of £22,191 - £28,498.
Application forms (returnable by 24 October 2003) and details from Personnel
Services, The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15
2TT, tel. 0121 414 6481, web.
Please quote ref: A31373.
towards equal opportunities.
Further details can be found on: www.jobs.ac.uk
Professor of Composition and Electroacoustic Music
Director of Postgraduate Studies
Director, Electroacoustic Music Studios & BEAST
Music Department, The University of Birmingham,
Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
Tel: +44 (0)121-414 5787 (work)
+44 (0)121-449 2461 (home)
Fax: +44 (0)121-414 5668