The Arts Administration Program of Bishop’s University in Sherbrooke, Quebec, is accepting applications for a ten-month sessional position in Arts Administration for the 2020-2021 Academic year. Candidates should have at minimum a completed Masters degree along with demonstrated experience at a senior level in the field of Arts Administration. Bilingualism in French/English is an advantage. Experience in and/or knowledge of the major disciplines in the Arts – Live Performing Arts and Visual Arts is a requirement.
Arts Administration has been a popular inter-disciplinary programme for the past twenty years at Bishop’s. The programme combines courses in one or more of five creative arts subjects (Drama, Fine Arts, Music, Film Studies, and Public History); business courses taught in the Williams School of Business; and specialized courses in Arts Administration. (For full details, please consult the Bishop’s University academic calendar.) Duties will include teaching existing Art Administration courses, and developing one or two additional courses in the discipline. Building up Arts Administration through recruitment and programme planning will be an essential element of the position.
Please note that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. We implement an equal access employment/program under the Act Respecting Equal Access to Employment in Public Bodies for women, visible minorities, ethnic minority, Aboriginal and disabled people (including the possibility of accommodation during the selection and pre-selection of candidates.)
The search will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, please submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, two letters of recommendation and other relevant supporting materials (in one PDF document) by March 27, 2020 to Ms. Monique Lafaille.