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Assistant Director of University Arts Engagement

The Assistant Director of University Arts Engagement co-leads our efforts to enhance arts engagement efforts by working in partnership with faculty, students, and staff and other partners from across the University and the city to develop, enhance, and support collaborative arts projects and programs that contribute to the creative environment at the University and support the artistic work of our students and faculty. The Assistant Director is a key member of the Logan Center programming team and develops sustainable partnerships with UChicago departments and faculty; and collaborates closely with university and non-University based arts partners. The Assistant Director leads the Logan Center’s student arts engagement efforts and provides oversight for the UChicago ArtsPass program and other key on-campus programs. The Assistant Director will provide direct support in the planning, scheduling, communication, implementation, staffing, and documentation of these efforts. The Assistant Director plays a leadership role in the coordination and event management of a number of programs co-presented by the Logan Center including residencies, exhibitions and performances. This position also works very closely with marketing and communications around efforts of engagement, outreach and audience development. The Assistant Director reports to the Senior Director for Programming and Engagement at the Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts.

Posting Notes:

  • Minimum Required Qualifications include:
    • A college or university degree in related field
    • Knowledge and Skills developed through a minimum of 2-5 years of work experience in a related job discipline
  • Preferred Qualifications include:
    • Graduate degree, preferably in arts or arts administration field
    • Five years of arts administration

Apply online through the UChicago employment portal at:

Search University Staff Opportunities, Posting # JR11374

PLEASE NOTE: If you are an internal candidate (including temporary or student employees), you should apply through your personal Workday site, and not through the External Job Site.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status or status as an individual with disability. The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity / Disabled / Veterans Employer. Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process may contact Human Resources by calling 773-834-1841 or by emailing with their request.

Contact Info:
Logan Center
Job Type: Permanent
Location: CHICAGO