Friday, June 9, 2017

Fwd: Research Fellowship in Performance Science

Dear Colleague,

I would like to bring your attention to the advertisement below for a
permanent, full-time Research Fellowship in the Centre for Performance
Science at the Royal College of Music, London.

We are looking for someone to take a leading role in developing and
expanding our research portfolio in the field of Arts in Health. The
Job Description and Further Particulars are available at,25121,en.aspx, and an
overview of CPS research in this field is available at

Please feel free to circulate this announcement. I would be delighted
to answer questions about the post.

With best wishes,
Yours sincerely,

Aaron Williamon

Aaron Williamon
Professor of Performance Science


The CPS is a partnership of
Royal College of Music | Imperial College London

+44 (0) 207 591 4348 |



Closing date: 12pm on Monday, 17 July 2017

Interview date: Tuesday, 22 August 2017

Salary: £45,463 - £52,080 per annum

Job ref no: 505-17

This role is offered on a permanent, full time (1.0 FTE) basis and is
available from January 2018.

Founded in 1882, the Royal College of Music (RCM) is a world-leading
music conservatoire with a prestigious history and contemporary
outlook. Our 800 undergraduate and postgraduate students come from
over 60 countries and are taught in a dynamic environment, leaving the
RCM to become the outstanding performers, conductors and composers of
the future. In 2017, the RCM was named by the QS World University
Rankings as the top conservatoire in the UK and second in the world
for the Performing Arts.

The Centre for Performance Science takes a strongly interdisciplinary
approach to investigating performance, accessing expertise and
facilities across the RCM and Imperial College London.

Based at the RCM, this permanent, full-time Research Fellowship is in
the field of Arts in Health. You will be well positioned to forge
partnerships in performance science throughout the RCM and Imperial
College, including (but not limited to) Imperial's Faculty of Medicine
and affiliated hospitals. In addition, you will teach on the RCM's MSc
in Performance Science, leading a new module in Performing Arts in
Health, and will contribute to the RCM's doctoral programme in
performance science.

In the first three years of the appointment (2018-20), you will play a
key role, as an investigator, in shaping and delivering HEartS, a £1
million public health project funded by the Arts and Humanities
Research Council. Further information is available at

We are looking for candidates with the following attributes:

- You will have an extensive track record of research in
Performance Science or a related field

- You will have expertise in research design, project management
and the collection, processing and analysis of large datasets

- You will have experience of teaching, examining and research
supervision at undergraduate, masters and doctoral levels

- You should have a global perspective and significant
international contacts.

To apply, please complete our Application and Equal Opportunities
Monitoring forms available to download at,25121,en.aspx, and
submit along with a list of publications by the closing deadline. CVs
without an application form will not be accepted.

Completed forms should be returned by post or email to Isabella
Enstrom, HR Assistant:

Royal College of Music, Prince Consort Road, London SW7 2BS