At the Faculty of Philological and Cultural Studies of the University of
Vienna the position of a Tenure-Track Position for the field of Historical
Musicology (full-time position) is to be filled.

Seeking an outstanding musicologist whose teaching encompasses the entire
history of Western music, and whose research augments, in topic and method,
the Department of Musicology’s current profile.

Desired is a well established research focus in one of the following areas:
music of the Middle Ages, 17th-century music, art music in the 20th/21st
century, or popular music.
Besides an excellent musical competency, a familiarity with current
methodological debates in the discipline as well as a willingness to engage
in interdisciplinary or transdisciplinary work is expected. Besides
research and teaching, the job profile for this position involves
participation in organizational and academic self-governance committees, as
well as in curriculum organization.

Successful candidates should have the following qualifications:

•       Doctoral degree/PhD and at least two years post-doctoral experience
at a university or other research institution
•       Outstanding achievements and potential in research, excellent
publication record, international reputation
•       Experience in designing and participating in research projects, as
well as the willingness and ability to lead research groups
•       Enthusiasm for excellent teaching, teaching experience at
universities or a teaching concept as well as the ability and willingness
to teach students in all phases of their studies (bachelor’s, master’s, or
doctoral level), to supervise academic theses and to promoting young
academic colleagues

The application deadline is 28 February 2017.

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