Baldwin Wallace University invites applicants for a tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor position in Arts Management & Entrepreneurship to begin August 2018. The University is seeking an arts management professional with experience in music industry management (music business, recording industry, music publishing, concert venue management). The candidate will: teach courses in Arts Marketing, Music Business, Financial Management and/or Program Development, depending on professional experience; form relationships with external partners; serve as academic advisor and internship coordinator to students in the Arts Management & Entrepreneurship major; and consult on matters of Conservatory marketing and entrepreneurship. An MBA or related Master’s degree and minimum of 5 years of executive level management in the arts and/or music management field required. Evidence of university-level teaching excellence preferred.
Baldwin Wallace is a leader in the field of arts management education having provided undergraduate training in the field for over 30 years. A new major in Arts Management & Entrepreneurship was launched in the fall of 2015 numbering 70 majors and over 30 minors in its third year. BW Arts Management graduates have gone on to successful management careers in leading arts organizations throughout Cleveland and across the US. Strong partnerships exist with Playhouse Square, the primary artistic partner of the program, The Cleveland Orchestra, Lambda Productions, and Concord Music Group among others. Active support organizations include the student-led Arts Management Association and Arts Management Alumni Network. Learn more about us at www.bw.edu.
Baldwin Wallace University is a private liberal arts and sciences university located 14 miles southwest of Cleveland. Total enrollment is approximately 4,400 with 3,200 full-time undergraduate day students. The University offers an outstanding benefits package including, but not limited to, funding for professional travel, summer grant opportunities, and tuition benefits for immediate family members. For two decades, Baldwin Wallace University has been listed among top regional colleges and universities in the Midwest by U.S. News & World Report. The University is strongly committed to teaching excellence and to the personal and professional development of its students. The University seeks to attract an engaged, culturally and academically diverse faculty of the highest caliber, skilled in pedagogy, committed to scholarship, performance excellence and service to the institution.
In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide equal educational and employment opportunities, the University and the Conservatory actively encourage applications from individuals who desire an environment that celebrates diversity. Please send a professional resume and CV, cover letter, and list of three professional references in one (1) Word document or one (1) PDF and submit via the To Apply link on HR’s Current Job Openings web page at https://www.bw.edu/employment. Finalists will be required to provide official transcripts. Review of materials will begin November 1, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.
Baldwin Wallace University is an EEO/AA employer and educator. At BW, we support and encourage diversity in a variety of forms. We value and appreciate inclusive excellence in the classroom, within extracurricular activities, and as we engage our community partners. Learn more at Diversity Affairs - https://www.bw.edu/about/diversity/