Dear friends and colleagues:
The Department of Art at the University of Nevada, Reno, is searching for an innovative and energetic full-time Gallery Director/contemporary art Curator for its Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery.
Job Title: Gallery Director
Search Number: 17055
Responsible for the overall management of the Department of Art’s five galleries, including the Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery, three student galleries, and the Downtown Gallery. Responsibilities include coordination, scheduling, and supervision of galleries, acquisition of gallery exhibitions, publicity and community outreach, grant writing, fundraising, and budgeting; supervision of gallery staff and student assistants; curation of the department’s permanent art collection. Additional duties include teaching one course per semester related to either the BFA or MFA programs, or in an area of the Director’s specialty. The Department of Art’s galleries are one of its primary outreach mechanisms, featuring professional, contemporary art exhibitions, lectures, and performances. They play a significant role in all aspects of the Department’s educational and research programs.
Master’s Degree from an accredited university with major course work in Art or Art History and two years, or a Doctorate and one year of experience in an art gallery or museum environment.
Job Close Date: 11/01/2012
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