ORGANISATION/COMPANYUniversity of Trento
RESEARCHER PROFILEFirst Stage Researcher (R1)Recognised Researcher (R2)Established Researcher (R3)Leading Researcher (R4)
APPLICATION DEADLINE23/09/2021 23:59 - Europe/Brussels
LOCATIONItaly › Trento
TYPE OF CONTRACTTemporary
HOURS PER WEEK32
The Department of Humanities of the University of Trento invites candidates active in Ethnomusicology to apply for a position at the Assistant Professor level. The post is for a three-year period. The annual gross salary is about 45.000 Euros. The area of research and teaching is Romance Philology and Linguistics.
Requested research duties: under the scientific program of the Department of Humanities and Philosophy (Dipartimento di Lettere e Filosofia) and of the Departmental Area of Philosophy, History and Cultural Heritage (Area dipartimentale di Filosofia, Storia e Beni culturali), the senior researcher (RTDB) will be asked to carry out research activities in the specific field of Ethnomusicology, as a subject connecting the methods and topics of Musicology, History of Music and Anthropological Studies.
This task will particularly involve a careful study of the repertoires, forms, and performing practices relating to the vocal and instrumental music traditions. The researcher will be also called to cooperate in the management of the activities of the Musical Philology Lab (Laboratorio di Filologia musicale), in the field of research, didactics and “third mission”, this last with special attention to the regional area.
Requested teaching duties: the researcher will be charged in performing his didactical activities in the scientific area L-ART/08 (Ethnomusicology), for the bachelor’s degree, the master’s degree and the PhD school of the Department of Humanities and Philosophy, up to a maximum of 90 hours a year. The teaching load must comply with the University Rules in terms of didactic commitment required to the professors and researchers. This educational task is established within the Council of the Department of Humanities and Philosophy, in the planning stage of the didactic activities.
The overall annual commitment for carrying out the activities of research, didactics, and student tutorship, in the above-mentioned fields, amounts to 1500 hours per year.
The overall annual hours of work for research, teaching and office hours for students within the areas indicated above equal 1,500 hours per year. The teaching activities of the contract holder are defined by the Department Council when it plans the teaching programme, according to the University regulations.
Foreign language required: excellent level of English
Knowledge of Italian: level adequate to carry out the assigned teaching load;
Maximum number of publications to be presented: 15
Candidates should apply through the online procedure that University of Trento provides.
Application must be submitted online at:
Deadline is September 23, 2021 at 13.00 (Italian time zone)
REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVELArts: PhD or equivalent
REQUIRED LANGUAGESENGLISH: ExcellentITALIAN: Good
EURAXESS offer ID: 677727
Posting organisation offer ID: 84120
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