Assistant Professor of Communication Design Jobs in New York City – New York – USA at Munson Williams Proctor Arts Institute

Title: Assistant Professor of Communication Design

Company: Munson Williams Proctor Arts Institute

Location: New York City – New York – USA

Type: Full Time


Category: Education, Creative Arts/Media

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Dean of The School of Art & Design

Institution:PrattMWP School of Art & Design, a NASAD accredited institution, is an extension site of Pratt Institute and a division of Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute


Location:Utica, New York


Job Summary:

The Dean of the School of Art & Design is the chief administrative officer of the School of Art division and reports to the President of Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute. The Dean provides leadership for faculty and staff to offer high-quality educational services for students at PrattMWP College of Art & Design and the School’s Community Arts Education program. The Dean directs admissions, academics, student affairs, faculty, and School staff.

As part of the senior leadership team, the Dean works collaboratively with the Institute’s Administration and its five divisional directors (Treasurer, Museum of Art, Performing Arts, Marketing & Communications, Development, and Facilities/Safety) to develop initiatives within the School division to achieve educational goals and objectives that align with MWPAI’s strategic plan. The Dean brings leadership in planning, setting priorities, program development, and fiscal management. The position oversees all fulltime and adjunct faculty and six departments.

Primary Duties:


Building on MWPAI’s strategic plan and the School of Art’s mission, the Dean will:

optimize the School’s joint credit program with Pratt Institute, ensuring academic excellent student learning and opportunities that are coordinated with the Pratt Institute curriculum;

participate in the development and execution of the vision and strategic direction of the School and MWPAI;

provide leadership for the faculty through recruitment, hiring, professional development, and evaluation practices designed to establish and maintain a high level of skills and instruction;

in conjunction with Pratt Institute, plan and oversee annual student admissions strategies, financial aid, and related staff recruitment efforts to ensure full enrollment of 200 students and optimize the retention rate;

maintain and strengthen MWPAI’s Community Arts Education programs to provide quality instruction for a wide variety of interests and aptitudes;

in daily operations and management, serve as a collaborative leader who can help the School of Art implement its strategic goals while promoting open dialogue and communications, professionalism, and integrity among academic departments, staff, students, faculty, and administrators;

seek partnerships/collaborations with outside organizations in support of School activities;

work with the Development office to initiate fundraising strategies for the School of Art through alumni, community and corporate support as well as pursue grant and foundation opportunities;

working with the President and Treasurer, develop and monitor the School’s annual operating budget (including salaries, capital expenses, financial aid, scholarships, and other…


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