Teaching Job

Graz, Austria
Posted: 05 Mar 2021
Kunstuniversität Graz

Kunstuniversität Graz

University Professorship for Opera (Musical Interpretation and Ensemble Teaching)

The University of Music and Performing Arts Graz, Institute for Opera, is offering a position with planned commencement in the summer semester 2022 for a

University Professorship for Opera (Musical Interpretation and Ensemble Teaching)

based on § 98 of the Universities Act and § 25 of the Collective Agreement for University Employees, in the form of a full-time permanent contractual position. The minimum monthly gross salary, defined by the collective agreement, is currently € 5,321.70 (14 payments annually). Wages above this minimum may be negotiated.

We seek a conductor who can provide musical operatic training at the highest level and encourage, nurture and inspire students in their musical development.

The University of Music and Performing Arts Graz offers collaboration with a dynamic and collegial team, as well as excellent performance opportunities for students in the University Theatre.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Teaching, particularly in the principal subject area of Opera Performance
• Responsibility for the representation and advancement of the entire field of opera, particularly in arts-based research
• Individual role studies and ensemble training with vocal students
• Planning, rehearsal and, if applicable, musical direction of university opera productions, together with the professor of Opera Staging
• Development of artistic-pedagogical concepts in the area of Vocal Arts, as well as cooperation with other departments of the university, e.g. Conducting, Composition, Instrumental, Acting and Stage Design

Basic Employment Requirements
• Relevant tertiary qualification from an Austrian or international institution, or equivalent artistic eligibility
• Competence and/or experience in the areas of Gender and Diversity

Interested candidates are invited to submit their written application as a PDF-file via E-Mail to bewerbung-UProf@kug.ac.at using the identification number 43/20.

Deadline for applications: 5 May 2021
Closing date: 05 May 2021
Start date: March 2022
More details/How to apply:
job ad
job offer professorship (pdf)
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