Musicology /ComposeChoral Conductor/Assiatant

Employer
Centre for Innovation in Music Research, Production and Performance Communication University of Zhejiang, School of Music
Location
China
Salary
Salary Commensurate with experience
Posted
Mar 22, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Centre for Innovation in Music Research, Production and Performance Communication University of Zhejiang, School of Music

 CUZ - COMMUNICATION UNIVERSITY OF ZHEJIANG is an internationally renowned, highly professional Chinese institution of higher education in China in the field of media and broadcast industries. The University was founded 42 years ago when China first began the new era of openings and reforms.

Centre for Innovation in Music Research, Production and Performance is a centre led by the highest National Level experts in music filed. The main purpose of this centre is to provide comfortable enviroment for young scholars to produce quality research paper, and opportunities for performers with quality concerts and performing productions.

Hangzhou is the capital and the most populous city of Zhejiang Province in East of China. It sits at the head of Hangzhou Bay. Hangzhou has grown to be a prominence as the southern terminus of the Grand Canal, and is one of the most renowned and prosperous cities in China. West Lake, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the westside of the city, is among the best-known attractions of the city. For more information on the city, visit the link: https://www.iqiyi.com/w_19s2bylovx.html

Job announcement for musicology: Two Vacancies

Responsibility will include:

  • To work in the Centre as a research faculty member
  • To teach the relevant western musicology or Ethnomusicology courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels
  • To reinforce, and expand school’s curriculum
  • To supervise stundents in thesis writing.
  • To representthe schoolin faculty meetings and act as jury during auditions, competitions, and student recruitment
  • Additional teaching responsibility may be assigned according to the candidate’s strengths and the Academic needs.

Qualifications:

In order to present an excellent learning experience and to offer students a thorough music education in a real-world context, the successful candidates must be an outstanding scholar with the prominence in the field, and is expected to lead and develop undergraduate and graduate curriculum in western musicology or Ethnomusicology. Excellent demonstration in teaching is expected. Earned PhD degree in musicology or Ethnomusicology is required.

Required materials:

  • Letter of application
  • A full curriculum vitae
  • Copy of your passport (photo page)
  • Writing samples and/or publications
  • Two letters of recommendation from reputable individuals of the international music scene with contact information for further references.
  • Copy of the certificate of the highest degree.
  • Further additional material, such as non-criminal record (background check) and meaningful documents, which can support your application.

 

Job announcement for Composition:Two Vacancies

Responsibility will include:

  • To Compose original musical work at the need of the centre and mainly focus on choir, chamber music, symphony and opera.
  • To work in the Centre as a composer as well as a research faculty member
  • Synthesizes ideas for melody of musical scores for choral group and rearrange the existing ones at the need of the centre.
  • To represent the school in faculty meetings and act as jury during auditions, competitions, and student recruitment

Qualifications:

The successful candidate will have demonstrated experience, qualifications and abilities, including:

  • Doctoral degree in Composing or Music Theory (or equivalent doctorate).
  • Portfolio/Work Sample – a PDF file of compositions or articles
  • Links to Digital Audio Files – YouTube links in a PDF/Word document of audio/video recordings; recent compositions/arrangements, music theory lectures/classes, and/or related performances.

Required materials:

  •  Letter of application
  • Biography must be included
  • Copy of your passport (photo page)
  • Two letters of recommendation from reputable individuals of the international music scene with contact information for further references.
  • A copy of the certificate of the highest degree.

 

Job announcement for Choral Conductor :Two Vacancies

Responsibility will include:

To work in the Centre as a research faculty member or performing artist

  • To teach relevant choral courses at the college undergraduate and graduate levels
  • To conduct and oversee choirs/ensembles in the school
  • To supervise choral program ;
  • To develop inspiring new courses and improve the existing ones according to your expertise
  • To represent the school in faculty meetings and act as jury during auditions, competitions, and student recruitment
  • Additional teaching responsibilities may be assigned according to the candidate’s strengths and the Academic needs.

 Qualifications:

The successful candidates are required to have significant experience in choral conducting at the level of higher education and with broad knowledge of choral repertoire. DMA degree in relevant area is needed. Prize of choir competition of the international level is preffered.

Required materials:

  • Letter of application
  • A full curriculum vitae
  • Copy of your passport (photo page)
  • High quality recording with minimum of two major pieces, recorded within the past 24 months, of at least 20 minutes of duration. A link to any video or audio files ONLY is NOT accepted (these can be added as a supplement). We suggest that the recording is done at a concert hall. Mobile phone recordings are not accepted.
  • Two letters of recommendation from reputable individuals of the international music scene with contact information for further references.
  • Copy of the certificate of the highest degree.
  • Further additional material, such as non-criminal record (background check) and meaningful documents, which can support your application.

Job announcement for Assistant

One Vacancy

Responsibility will include:

  • Serves as an initial contact for the center
  • Handles the logistic of the center; locating rehearsal spaces and scheduling of the classes
  • Prepares and produces reports of review, forms, and documents according the policies of the school
  • Takes in charge of scheduling and preparations for concerts and/or special events.
  • Processes purchase orders and remittance vouchers, maintains office supplies, and deals with miscellaneous financial recordings.
  • Assigns and supervises the works of students.
  • Serves as an liaison to other departments in the university, and community.
  • Assists with the oversight of the budget and financial information, such as maintaining balances, evaluating discrepancies, and preparing reports and recommendations.
  • Assists in the coordination with publicity of activities and events of the center, including the design of programs, newsletters, and invitations.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

 

Required materials:

  • Letter of application
  • A full curriculum vitae
  • Copy of your passport (photo page)
  • Copy of the certificate of the highest degree.
  • Further additional material, such as non-criminal record (background check) and meaningful documents, which can support your application.
  • All Documents must be in English. Non-English documents must be translated upon submission.

 

Work Place:

Hangzhou, China

Work language:

Bilingual ability in English and Chinese is preferred, but not necessary.

Salary:

Compensation will be competitive and commensurate with candidate’s qualification and experience.

Contact number:

TEL: +86 18810407188

E-mail:2147130031@qq.com

PLEASE send a PDF file of the required documents and the recording to :2147130031@qq.com

All Documents must be in English. Non-English documents must be translated upon submission.

  

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