Lectureship in Music, and Fellowship and Organist at New College

New College, Oxford, in association with The Faculty of Music in the University of Oxford, proposes to appoint a Tutorial Fellow in Music and Organist at New College, with a University Lectureship in Music, with effect from 1 September 2014, or as soon as possible thereafter. The combined University and College salary will be on a scale from £43,312 to £58,157 per annum (as at 1 August 2012). Additional allowances are provided by the College.

Applications are welcome from candidates with expertise in any period of music history or discipline of musical study, but who should be able to teach in one or more of the disciplines offered by the Faculty of Music, particularly in the areas of performance studies, historical musicology, or music theory and analysis.

Candidates will have, or be able to demonstrate the promise of, a distinguished record of scholarship and teaching in any musical field at a level appropriate to the stage of the candidate’s career. They will have, or will shortly be awarded, a doctorate. In exceptional circumstances, candidates without a doctorate will be considered, but they should be able to demonstrate equivalent research expertise and experience. The person appointed will be expected to play a full and active role in Faculty and College administration. 

The successful candidate will also hold the College post of Organist, which will entail the rehearsal, administration, and overall responsibility for the Choir of New College, Oxford. Candidates will have, or be able to demonstrate the promise of, a distinguished record of performance and choral leadership at a level appropriate to the stage of their careers. The successful candidate will be expected to work closely with the College and the Headmaster of New College School in the planning and delivery of the College’s choral music.

Further details are available here. To apply, please:

  • a) complete the online application form, and
  • b) also send seven copies of your application documents to the Senior Academic Administrator, (Music Fellowship), New College, Oxford, OX1 3BN.

Please email tuition@new.ox.ac.uk or call 01865 279596 with any queries.

The closing date for applications is 12 noon GMT on 14 January 2014. Interviews will be held on 24 February 2014.