Arcadia University, Domestic

  • Adjunct Professor - Art Therapy (part-time) - Visual and Performing Arts

    Location US-PA-Glenside
    Adjunct Faculty
    Visual and Performing Arts
  • Overview

    We seek a highly qualified adjunct professor to teach day and/or evening courses within the Visual and Performing Arts Department. This individual will teach Introduction to Art Therapy for the Spring 2019 semester. The course must cover theory, history, and concepts of art therapy. The course should include professional application, different orientations within art therapy and the populations served, including evidence-based approaches.


    Arcadia’s College of Arts and Sciences offers programs in science, technology, and math; humanities; visual and performing arts; communications; and historical and political studies. These programs prepare students for careers that contribute to a global society and allow students to exhibit, perform, and publish on campus through a variety of campus media outlets, including an art gallery, a literary magazine, and an online journal.


    Arcadia University is a top-ranked private university in Greater Philadelphia and promises a distinctly global, integrative, and personal learning experience that prepares students to contribute and lead in a diverse and dynamic world. A national leader in study abroad and international education, Arcadia has been named #1 in undergraduate study abroad participation by the Institute of International Education’s Open Doors Report for the past seven years. Approximately 3,900 students attend Arcadia, and the University’s 2,500 undergraduate students choose from more than 65 fields of study.


    Applications must be submitted online through Arcadia's Human Resources portal to receive full consideration. Please do not email application materials to hiring manager.

    For additional information and to apply, please visit: and submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae and 2 professional references with names and contact information.


    Application review will begin immediately. Posting will be removed from the website once we've established a sufficient talent pool for consideration.


    Arcadia University seeks candidates of diverse cultural backgrounds and abilities. Arcadia University encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. All offers of employment are conditional based on successful completion of a background check.



    This individual will teach Introduction to Art Therapy for the Spring 2019 semester.


    Master's Degree in Art Therapy or a Master's Degree in a related field with educational training in the field of Art Therapy, registered and board certified art therapist (ATR-BC) with 3 to 5 years art therapy clinical experience. Previous teaching experience at the College level or demonstrated capability of offering an introductory course to undergraduate students.

    Application Instructions and Requirements

    Full consideration will be giving to candidates who successfully upload the following:

    • Cover letter
    • Curriculum vitae
    • 2 professional references with names and contact information


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