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Assistant Professor of Arts Administration

Organization: Elon University
Category: Academic
Type: Full-time
Link: http://www.elon.edu

Assistant Professor of Arts Administration

Oct 15, 2018

Elon University invites applications for a new tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Arts Administration beginning mid-August 2019.  Elon’s Arts Administration program was founded in 2012 and has grown to serve over 60 majors. This position requires someone who brings a broadly integrated and interdisciplinary perspective to Arts Administration, who holds a terminal degree in Arts Administration or closely-related field, who can demonstrate a significant and sustained research and teaching agenda related to the arts administration of art history, dance, music, theatre, and the visual arts, and who provides evidence of strong teaching skills and professional experience. Teaching will include courses in non-profit and commercial arts management, new venture creation, art law and ethics, internships, and courses in the Elon Core Curriculum. Preference will be given to candidates with academic, research, and professional backgrounds in the visual arts or music.  Candidates who have experience working with a diverse range of people, and who can contribute to the climate of inclusivity are encouraged to identify their experiences in their cover letter. Elon is a dynamic private, co-educational, comprehensive institution that is a national model for actively engaging faculty and students in teaching and learning in a liberal arts based residential campus.  To learn more about Elon, please visit the University web site at www.elon.edu <http://www.elon.edu> . Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applications must be received by December 15th to be assured of consideration. Send letter of application, CV including academic and professional experience, graduate transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching effectiveness, research interests, and three letters of recommendation to the search committee at  artsadminsearch2018@elon.edu.  Please include your full name in the subject line.  Elon University is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body and welcomes all applicants.