Monika Voithofer holds a Postdoc Position at the Department of Musicology at the University of Vienna. She studied Musicology and Philosophy at the Universities of Graz and Vienna and completed her M.A. at the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz with an award-winning thesis on the role of female artists within the International Society for Contemporary Music (ISCM). In her dissertation, completed in 2021, she scrutinized conceptual music and its entwined history with conceptual art practices from a transatlantic perspective.To this end, she pursued research at several institutions located in London, New York City and Chicago. Her academic work is focused on music aesthetics, twentieth century avant-gardes and contemporary music/art in the twenty-first century.