Joint ICTM-IE/SMI Annual Postgraduate Conference

10 – 11 January 2019, Department of Informatics and Creative Arts, Dundalk Institute of Technology, Ireland

Call for Papers

Deadline: Sunday, 28 October 2018 Email:

The Society for Musicology in Ireland, in collaboration with the Irish National Committee of the International Council for Traditional Music, are pleased to announce a joint postgraduate conference to take place in Dundalk Institute of Technology on Thursday 10 and Friday 11 January 2019.

The conference committee would like to invite postgraduates working in all areas of musical research to submit proposals for conference papers. Speakers will be given 20 minutes for their paper, followed by a 10-minute discussion. Areas of research include, but are not limited to, historical musicology, ethnomusicology, music theory and analysis, music technology, music pedagogy, popular music studies, musical practice as research, psychology of music and music and gender. [Aside from the traditional paper sessions, there will also be a Careers Forum on the Saturday as part of the conference].

To submit a proposal, please send an email attachment (.doc, .docx) on or before 28 October 2018 to the conference committee at

with the following information:

  • Title of paper
  • Abstract (maximum 250 words)
  • Full name, contact details and institutional affiliation
  • Short biography (maximum 150 words)
  • Audio-visual and other requirements (data projection, CD/DVD player, piano, etc.)Applicants will be notified in early November 2018.