Adjunct Faculty - Fine Arts

Lawrenceville, NJ
Mar 18, 2021
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Four-Year Institution
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Position Title:

Adjunct Faculty - Fine Arts

Position Description:

Rider University Lifting Barriers

The Department of Fine Arts at Rider University seeks an adjunct instructor of Arts Management and Executive Leadership for Summer 2021 beginning May 18, 2021. This position is to teach AMEX 515 Advocating Arts and Institutions.

Course Description:
AMEX 515 Advocating Arts and Institutions 3 Credits

This course discusses the legal, societal and ethical perspectives on arts policy, practice, and procedures in the workplace. It explores the ever-evolving relationship of arts and society through the lens of institutional responsibility as interpreted by the artist, the law, and by contemporary civic and social considerations. The course covers key historical moments and movements which have affected the arts and institutional governance and administration; current legal, social and ethical issues impacting artistic expression and institutional leadership today; and key policy decisions past, present and under consideration, which influence the ways institutions make and disseminate art, govern themselves, and carry out key administrative functions.

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Position Preferred Qualifications/Experience:

-Prior teaching experience.
-Experience in the field desirable.

About Rider University:

The Rider University community is composed of faculty, staff and students from a wide range of cultural backgrounds. Candidates with a demonstrated commitment supportive of the multicultural needs of Rider University and the surrounding community are highly desired.

Rider University has been included as one of the nation’s best universities by US News & World Report and remained in the top tier in the Regional Universities – North category. Additionally, The Princeton Review named Rider among its “Best 386 Colleges” in the nation. Both publications have ranked the University favorably in their respective surveys for more than a decade.

Rider University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer dedicated to excellence through diversity.


Lawrenceville, NJ

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Academic Affairs


Fine Arts (WCA)

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Special Instructions to Applicants:

Applicants should provide a resume/CV and cover letter. Letters of recommendation are optional.

The completion of a background check is required for all new hires.

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