DIRECTOR, INSTITUTE OF MUSICAL RESEARCH
SCHOOL OF ADVANCED STUDY, UNIVERSITY OF LONDON
DEADLINE: 12 noon Monday, 2 MARCH 2009
The School of Advanced Study (SAS) invites applications for the post of Director of its Institute of Musical Research. The Institute, in operation since 2006, is a national centre for the promotion and facilitation of research in Music. Based in Senate House, University of London, it serves a wide-ranging research community via a lively programme of collaborative events, online resources, facilities for hosting research groups and visiting scholars, research support and
training, and the Senate House Library Music collection.
The School seeks a person of high academic standing and proven administrative ability, with the strategic vision to lead an important national resource, and the willingness and aptitude both to promote the full range of musical research in the UK and to represent the Institute within the UK and abroad.
The post is full-time on the professorial scale and will be available, either as a self-standing appointment or by agreement as an academic secondment, from 1st August 2009.
For further information about the role, including details of method of application, please see
http://music.sas.ac.uk/about/appointment-of-a-director.html#c1422 where you can download the Further Particulars. To apply, please complete the Personal details/Equal Opportunities form
stated in the last IMR newsletter, Katharine will not take part in the selection process, but will be very pleased to talk to anyone who wishes to know more about the job. If you would like to contact her then please do so via firstname.lastname@example.org