Assistant/Associate Professor in Theatre, Arts Administration

University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
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Posted On:
November 1, 2018


Duties: Head the Performing Arts Management and Entrepreneurship minor in the School of Music, Theatre & Dance.  Teach theatre arts administration on the undergraduate level, including courses such as: Marketing and Public Relations, Producing in American Theatre, Fundraising and the Arts, and Legal Issues in the Arts. Participate in the continuing development of a curriculum that encompasses training in ideation, budgeting, fundraising, project management, marketing, audience development, production, ethical and public policy in the arts, corporate structures, and creative problem solving techniques, as well as entrepreneurship in collaboration with the EXCEL program.  Maintain national professional profile. Participate in faculty governance, attend faculty and departmental meetings, and serve on faculty and University committees as appropriate.


Ph.D or M.S. in arts administration or considerable experience in professional arts administration. A strong background in the performing arts and one or more of the curricular subjects mentioned in Duties. Evidence of teaching experience and faculty positions. Documentation of professional credits in one or more specific interests, with performing arts organizations on a national level. A willingness to collaborate on a team of faculty with varied approaches.

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