PRiSM Writer In Residence, RNCM PRiSM

  • Closes 23rd October 2020
  • Type Part time
  • Salary Paid (£25k-30k pro rata)
  • Contact Sam Duffy sam.duffy@rncm.ac.uk

PRiSM, the RNCM Centre for Practice & Research in Science & Music, is seeking to appoint a visiting Writer for a 12-month residency period to begin in January 2021. Applications are invited from authors of both fiction and non-fiction, including poets, journalists and philosophers. The successful PRiSM Writer in Residence will be required to undertake:

  • An original research project, designed to engage with PRiSM’s areas of interest and activity
  • A written contribution to the PRiSM Blog, reflecting on their research project and the process of collaborating with PRiSM
  • Ongoing engagement with PRiSM staff and students throughout the project
  • A final presentation (format to be confirmed)

The PRiSM Writer in Residence will receive a fee of £6,000 in order to deliver their proposed project. See https://www.rncm.ac.uk/research/research-centres-rncm/prism/prism-news/call-for-prism-scientists-and-writer-in-residence/ for further details, including an additional opportunity for a Scientist in Residence.