Job: Project Coordinator, Research Centre for the Study of Music, Media and Place (MMaP)
The Research Centre for the Study of Music, Media, and Place (MMaP) conducts research and public engagement projects on music and culture.
Reporting to the MMaP Director, the successful candidate will coordinate the Centre’s research projects, publication initiatives, and live events, and will contribute to the day-to-day management of the Centre. This will include: managing, consulting on, and contributing to Centre CD and website projects (including CD sales and consignment, and the handling of copyright issues); overseeing student researchers; contributing to grant applications for Centre research projects; organizing Centre events (such as MMaP’s scholars-in-residence series and academic conferences); internal and external financial administration for projects; budgeting and scheduling; coordinating publicity for Centre events and publications; office management tasks; other duties as required.
Experience (1-3 years) in social sciences or humanities research, publications, or media production; a minimum of an M.A. in Ethnomusicology or related discipline; or any equivalent combination of experience and training. Professional writing experience, including successful grant submissions, scholarly editing, and/or communications; supervisory experience; ability to liaise with other university and research units, and external stakeholders; proficiency with word-processing and standard desktop tools; demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills; superior organizational skills and the ability to work in a collaborative environment are required. Familiarity with university policies and procedures, budget development, website management and arts administration experience would be an asset.
SALARY $49,602 - $74,399 per annum (Management and Professional)
CLOSING DATE June 4, 2019