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Director of the Center for the Arts


Tusculum University seeks a highly creative, organized and culturally responsive professional to help ensure effective resourcing, logistical support and marketing for all fine arts programming at the university housed within the College of Civic & Liberal Arts (e.g. Pioneer Band, Clem Allison Gallery, theatre-at-Tusculum, etc.). Candidates must have a passion for arts education and should be committed to building meaningful relations with diverse constituents and community partners.

Only complete online applications will be reviewed and position will remain open until filled.


Candidates must possess a relevant Bachelor’s degree and have administrative experience (preferably in arts). A graduate degree, expertise in desktop publishing, and/or teaching experience preferred.

Tusculum is an Equal Opportunity Employer, participates in E-Verify and observes the guidelines as a Tennessee Drug Free Workplace employer. Applicants will be required to submit to substance abuse testing at a laboratory chosen by Tusculum University.

This position is subject to the results of pre-employment testing and a background check. An employment background check includes a criminal background check, employment verification, reference checks, license verification (if applicable) and credit history check (if applicable). If hired, the candidate will be required to submit proof of eligibility to work in the United States. All applicants must currently be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.


Send a cover letter, CV, copies of transcripts, name and contact information of 3-5 references, and Tusculum University application (located at the top of the web page electronically to [email protected] Attn: Center for the Arts.


Working at Tusculum University

At Tennessee’s first college, join students from across the country and across the world who’ve come together  to make a difference in their lives and the lives of others.

Our unique Civic Arts focus takes the liberal arts a step further in a nationally recognized approach to educating individuals of integrity and ideals.

wide range of majors – from museum studies to nursing – are combined with service learning and travel opportunities, an Honors Program and a Bonner Leaders Program.

Plus Tusculum offers scores of student-run clubs and projects to prepare you for anything!

If you’re seeking a smaller college away from urban stress and suburban sameness, Tusculum is the right size and in the right place. A small college like ours encourages you to be who you are and to try new things, knowing you’ll never be lost in the crowd. 

It’s easy to get involved at Tusculum. Organize campus events, become a resident assistant, direct a play, lead Freshman Orientation, hold an office in the Student Government Association, or join one of the many other clubs on campus.

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