The Academic Director (AD) of Graduate Degree Programs is responsible for leading all aspects of Sotheby’s Institute of Art-New York (SIA-NY) graduate degree programs and graduate certificate programs. The AD: cultivates exceptional teaching quality throughout all graduate degree programs; strategically aligns curricula across three (3) distinct MA programs (MA in Art Business, MA in Contemporary Art, MA in Fine & Decorative Art & Design), develops as well as oversees any future MA programs to guarantee programs are complementary and to ensure that each program has clear professional applications and strong career outcomes; oversees the academic experience of graduate degree students; and maintains compliance with accreditation standards. Click here to learn more.
The M.A. program in Fine and Decorative Art and Design (New York ) is accepting applications for adjunct faculty to teach a graduate-level course for the Fall 2020 semester. Art & Design: The Emergence of Global Trades is a core class required by first-year MAFDAD students. The program seeks applicants with experience teaching art history and knowledge of the international art market.The successful candidate will have demonstrated abilities to engage students and create an educational environment that challenges students’ thinking. Click here to learn more.
Director, Career Services
The Director of Career Services will manage all of aspects career services and programming for current students and alumni with their career planning and successful transition to employment in the art world. He/she will be responsible for creating workshops, training programs, mentorship programs, internship and employer programs to ensure that SIA students will be successfully employed in the art world. Based in New York, this position will report to the Director and CEO. Click here to learn more.
Faculty in Contemporary Art
The new Faculty member will be in charge of sharing the administrative duties with the program director, delivering and attending lectures and leading associated seminars/workshops/office hour, assessing student assignments, accompanying students on local, national and international study visits, conducting personal tutorials, sharing in the student advisory duties of the full-time faculty guest lecturing in SIA courses; interviewing prospective students. Click here to learn more.
Faculty in Art Business
The new Faculty member will be a key member of the academic team, sharing the delivery of at least 2 Master’s Degree courses per semester and advising thesis/master’s projects students each academic year. He/she will work closely with the Academic Director, program directors, faculty, and program managers in the administration of the program, and contribute to the continuing development of this emerging discipline. Click here to learn more.