Lecturer – Arts Administration

Wayne State University

Detroit, MI

Work Location: Hybrid: remote & office


  • Full Time
  • Detroit, MI
  • Work Location: Hybrid: remote & office
  • Academic

Website Wayne State University

Essential Functions (Job Duties): Teach a 4-4 course load including but not limited to Arts Administration. Work with a team of faculty, professional staff and students to develop and implement innovative programming and communications plans that advance the profile of the Maggie Allesee Department of Theatre and Dance including: partnering with multiple stakeholders to contribute to the development of the production season; marketing of events; planning special events; coordination of recruitment; and collaboration with the James Pearson Duffy Department Art and Art History, as well as the departments of Music and Communication to market and promote events across the College. Participate on university, college, and departmental committees; and perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications: The College seeks candidates with a terminal degree in a relevant discipline, college teaching experience, and significant professional experience in arts programming and audience engagement in educational and nonprofit sectors. Essential skills and attributes: outstanding communication and interpersonal skills; experience in an intercultural setting and a commitment to promoting equity, diversity, and inclusion; effective personnel management and a collegial and participatory leadership style; fostering and encouraging a positive atmosphere and sense of community.

Preferred Qualifications: Success in development and grant writing; experience in conceiving and implementing sustainable practices in producing and promoting the arts in/as education; events management; participation in strategic planning; experience in change management and associated skills in conflict resolution.

Working Conditions: Wayne State University is a premier, public, urban research university located in the heart of Detroit where students from all backgrounds are offered a rich, high quality education. Our deep rooted commitment to excellence, collaboration, integrity, diversity and inclusion creates exceptional educational opportunities preparing students for success in a diverse, global society. WSU encourages applications from women, people of color, and other underrepresented people. Wayne State is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

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