Director of the School of
Director of the School of the Arts (Art & Art History,
The University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) and its College of
Communication, Fine Arts and Media (CFAM) seek two visionary,
strategic leaders to serve as directors of two of the three Schools
in CFAM. These directors are key members of the Dean’s Leadership
Team—a highly collaborative, consultative, and dynamic group of
directors who work closely to advance their Schools’ and College’s
UNO is Nebraska’s metropolitan university--a university with
strong academic values and significant relationships with the
community that transforms and improves lives on a local, regional,
national, and international level. Since its inception in 1908, UNO
has been firmly anchored in the community, forging partnerships
with business, government, education, arts, and civic
organizations. As a metropolitan public research university of over
15,000 students, UNO has long set the pace for accessible higher
education in Nebraska and continues to offer an academically
rigorous experience to a diverse community.
• A terminal degree in one of the disciplines within the School of
the Arts (Art & Art History, Theatre, and Writer’s Workshop) or
the School of Music.
• An established record of distinguished research, teaching,
creative activity, and service sufficient to warrant a tenured
faculty appointment in the School of the Arts or the School of
• A minimum of three years’ arts or music administrative experience
that includes budget oversight.
• Excellent interpersonal skills, including negotiation, conflict
resolution, and team building skills to effectively lead in a
collegial and professional manner.
A full description of each position, including a leadership agenda,
desired qualifications, and instructions on the application process
can be found in the position profile: https://apptrkr.com/2561302
Inquiries, nominations, and applications are invited.
Applications received by November 16, 2021, will be given full
Both search committees are being assisted by Dr. Wanda Durrett
Bigham, Senior Consultant, who can be reached at email@example.com
or by calling 334-425-6865.
The University of Nebraska does not discriminate based on
race, color, ethnicity,national origin, sex,pregnancy, sexual
orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic
information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political
affiliation in its programs, activities, or employment. UNO is an