UAE Nationals are encouraged to apply
New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) seeks to appoint an Associate Director, Artistic Planning reporting to the Executive Artistic Director of The Arts Center.
As the NYUAD Arts Center at NYUAD moves into their 8th season, the Associate Director, Artist Planning will work to ensure the impact of The Arts Center while maintaining the programming excellence, academic integration in both curricular and experiential education, and community engagement. This role is key to supporting the Executive Artistic Director in driving new initiatives while maintaining the excellence of the highly active programs of The Arts Center’s season.
The Associate Director of Artistic Planning will supervise a team of the senior associate producer who will manage the day to day events at the center, along with a team of student assistants, and provide additional support to all departments, enabling cross-campus integration.
The ideal candidate will be someone with both exceptional attention to detail and the interpersonal skills to work with diverse constituencies in advancing productions and overseeing the implementation of all of The Arts Center’s public programs. The Associate Director of Artistic Planning will report to the Executive Artistic Director and work closely with all department leadership to drive Center-wide initiatives and ensuring that all events at The Arts Center represent the core values of excellence, collaboration, creativity, accessibility, innovation, respect, and understanding. The Associate Director of Artistic Planning will also work in close partnership with the Associate Director of External Relations and Partnerships, NYUAD faculty, and the student life departments to insure growing academic and extracurricular partnerships. Furthermore, the Associate Director of Artistic Planning will work closely with rental clients and community use partners, to ensure that events originating outside the university reinforce NYUAD’s standards of quality and core values.