Employment at PNCA

PNCA is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity and whose mission is to provide an education that prepares students for sustained creative achievement in the fine and design arts and throughout their lives. It seeks to strengthen student’s ability to interpret the conditions and events shaping the world and prepare them to engage that world and its cultures with understanding, enthusiasm, and integrity.

Pacific Northwest College of Art posts employment opportunities on the website as they become available. Please use one of the applications below to apply:

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Systems Administrator

The Systems Administrator is responsible for the PNCA network and related services, collaborating with other members of IT to support staff, faculty and students’ use of the network and facilities deployed across multiple locations by employing excellent engineering, planning and communication. The Systems Administrator is also responsible for systems administration maintenance of major licensed software systems including PowerCampus,
Great Plains Dynamics, Blackbaud’s Raiser’s Edge, and other systems not otherwise maintained by other IT staff.

Posted: Mar 30, 2015

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Life Model

Life Models support the delivery of curricula, providing students with an opportunity to develop their craft in a professional, controlled environment. Through working with Life Models, students increase their perceptual and hand skills, develop a deeper understanding of anatomy and proportion, and connect to histories of artistic production.

Posted: Mar 03, 2015

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Accounting Specialist - AP

Responsible for all accounts payable (“AP”) processing, including management of purchasing card program, data entry of cash receipts and journal entries, and assisting with general ledger accounting including the month close.

Posted: Feb 26, 2015

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Design Arts - Full Time Illustration

The position will be focused on the intersections of illustration & design practice in cultural production/creation, communication theory, and its relevance to the professional landscape. Illustration curricula at PNCA emphasize critical and creative thinking while focusing on career outcomes. The ideal candidate will demonstrate an ability to create a dynamic class-room learning environment, the desire to work collaboratively with PNCA’s faculty, staff and students, evidence a sustained professional creative practice, and hold an illustration or related degree from a recognized post-secondary institution. They will have a strong connection to client-based, creative disciplines and be able to develop and expand the college’s commitment to innovative inter-disciplinary art and design-based education.

Posted: Feb 20, 2015

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Chair of MA in Critical Theory and Creative Research

The Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA) and its Hallie Ford School of Graduate Studies is seeking a highly qualified individual to serve as Chair of its MA in Critical Theory and Creative Research (CT+CR). CT+CR investigates the forces that shape contemporary cultural production in the context of various constructs such as social media, biotechnology, gender, sustainability, politics, religion, revolutionary, social, and economic practices amongst others.

Posted: Feb 13, 2015

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Assistant Curator/Exhibition Coordinator

The Assistant Curator/Exhibition Coordinator is a member of the PNCA’s Exhibitions Department which includes the Museum of Contemporary Craft and all exhibition-related activities across the campus. The Assistant Curator/Exhibition Coordinator assists in all curatorial activities, including exhibitions, public programming, and collection/archive development. S/he manages logistical details for the curatorial department’s exhibition and public programming activities with PNCA and MoCC. This position supports research by MoCC staff, PNCA faculty and students, and researchers from outside of the College community. S/he reports to the Director of Exhibitions

Posted: Jan 13, 2015

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Annual Giving Manager

Pacific Northwest College of Art is seeking a dynamic Annual Giving Manager with strong annual giving fundraising experience to join its Advancement team. This person will play a key role in advancing PNCA’s Annual Fund program and giving societies.

The Annual Giving Manager is responsible for the development and management of a comprehensive, strategic, integrated effort to build the base of individual, alumni, parent and corporate annual fund donors and increase the level of support through annual giving at PNCA.

Posted: Oct 13, 2014

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Chief Advancement Officer

The Chief Advancement Officer (CAO) serves Pacific Northwest College of Art and the Museum of Contemporary Craft and will play an integral and important role in the strategic leadership of PNCA.

As a member of the Clusters Leaders Group and President’s Cabinet, the CAO will function as a highly visible member of the institution’s leadership team. This collaborative, team-building leader will provide strategic direction and oversight for PNCA’s advancement program, while working in close partnership with the Director of Communications on donor communications and alumni relations.

Posted: Sep 26, 2014

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Part time Faculty - Mathematics

This pool has been established to accept applications for ongoing part time faculty openings in the humanities, the social sciences, natural sciences, and in mathematics that may arise throughout the Academic year. In particular, there will likely be openings for courses in Mathematics in both Spring 2014 and Fall 2015. We are also looking for faculty with expertise in various Science disciplines, in World Art History, and in Literature, Humanities and Social Science.

Posted: Sep 08, 2014

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