Lecturer Level B, Classical Performance, Piano

Canberra, Australia
27 Oct 2019
End of advertisement period
17 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

Classification: Lecturer Level B (Piano performance)
Salary package: $99,809 - $113,165 (pro rata) plus 17% superannuation
Terms: Part time, Fixed term (36 months)

  • Work with a group of highly skilled music academics at Australia's leading university.
  • Help to develop the future careers of Australia's young musicians.
  • Expand your research profile within an environment that supports excellence.
  • Teach piano within a vibrant and growing area of major study.
  • Contribute to a dynamic research culture through performances and a combination of artistic practice research and traditional scholarship.

Position overview

The candidate will report to the Head of School and work closely with both academic and professional staff within the School of Music and the College of Arts and Social Sciences to deliver world class teaching and research outcomes.

Under the general direction of the Head of School, the successful candidate will be required to:

  • Deliver high-quality courses in music, at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, in the specialisation of Classical Performance - Piano.
  • Develop lecture and tutorial notes as required and supervise assessments and auditions commensurate with subjects offered at the School of Music, incorporating effective student feedback;
  • Direct ensembles and/or performance seminars as well as individual student tuition as timetabled.
  • Undertake research activities across traditional and non-traditional areas, which include scholarly publications, conference presentations and high level applied (ERA) research outputs commensurate with the level.
  • Demonstrate understanding of equal opportunity principles and policies and a commitment to their application in a university context.
  • Perform other duties consistent with the level of position.

The ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences (CASS) is one of seven Colleges at ANU. The College, which is structured into two main research schools, offers degrees in more than 20 discipline areas and excels in research across the creative arts, humanities and social sciences. The College has a substantial international research presence and is a major source of national policy advice. Our academic staff are internationally recognised for their research, and 57 are members of the Australian Academy of the Humanities, the Academy of the Social Sciences of Australia, or both. We also host 13 Australian Research Council Future Fellows and three ARC Laureates. A hub of vibrant activity, we host more than 270 lectures, concerts and exhibitions each year, most of which are open to the public. Our students, staff and graduates come from more than 60 nations, bringing a diversity of perspective to campus life.

For further information please contact Assoc. Prof. Kim Cunio, T: +61 2 6125 1386 E: kim.cunio@anu.edu.au 

Closing date: 17 November 2019

Position description: Classical Performance - Piano.pdf

ANU values diversity and inclusion and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to those of all backgrounds and identities. For more information about staff equity at ANU, visit https://services.anu.edu.au/human-resources/respect-inclusion

Application information

In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents:

  • A statement addressing the selection criteria.
  • A PhD / DMA or equivalent qualification.
  • A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form.
  • If shortlisted for interview part of this process may include the candidate presenting a recital of classical repetoire.

Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.

Please note: The successful applicant must have rights to live and work in this country.