Assistant Professor or Assistant Teaching Professor/Assistant Lecturer

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College of Creative Arts:  Assistant Professor (tenure track) or Assistant Teaching Professor/Assistant Lecturer (non-tenure track) to teach courses in Arts Management & Entrepreneurship, advise students and provide service to the University.  Assistant Professor is also expected to maintain an active creative and/or scholarly research agenda.

Required:  MFA or PhD in arts management or related arts or business discipline by date of appointment for appointment as Assistant Professor or Assistant Teaching Professor.  Master’s degree in arts management or related arts or business discipline by date of appointment for appointment as Assistant Lecturer.

This position is available to persons who are currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time and indefinite basis.  (Persons authorized to work on such a basis include US citizens, lawful permanent residents (“green card” holders), asylees, refugees, and temporary residents under IRCA.)

Consideration may be given to candidates with undergraduate-level teaching experience; or applied experience in the professional field of expertise; or experience in arts innovation; or a multi-disciplinary art practice; or music business; or visual arts business; or a record of high quality scholarship.

Faculty in the Arts Management & Entrepreneurship program value a collaborative work environment, entrepreneurial thinking, interdisciplinary approaches, dedication to providing quality undergraduate instruction, and are committed to diversity and inclusive excellence.  Faculty also supervise student entrepreneurial or research projects, serve on committees, coordinate and mentor students on professional internship, and collaborate with the program director on new initiatives.  For more information on the program, see

Submit cover letter, curriculum vita, research statement (for Assistant Professor), teaching philosophy and a letter of teaching interest in the program to  The program will request reference letters from three references provided in application.  Inquiries can be addressed to Todd Stuart at [email protected].  Screening of applications will begin November 7, 2019 and continue until the position is filled.

The College of Creative Arts, one of the University’s five academic divisions, includes five departments:  Architecture/Interior Design, Art, Interactive Media Studies, Music and Theatre.  The Arts Management & Entrepreneurship program is the fastest growing program on the Oxford campus over the last three years and offers a co-major and two minors.  The students in the program represent all academic divisions at Miami and works in partnership with the Farmer School of Business. 

Miami University, an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, encourages applications from minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.  Miami University prohibits harassment, discrimination and retaliation on the basis of age (40 years or older), color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, military status, national origin (ancestry), pregnancy, race, religion, sex/gender, status as a parent or foster parent, sexual orientation, or protected veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, programs or employment practices.  Requests for reasonable accommodations for disabilities related to employment should be directed to [email protected] or 513-529-3560.

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Posted: 10/21/2019
Application Due: 12/20/2019
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