Based in Los Angeles, the VPASULA Program Director will collaborate with department chairs and school directors from VPA’s six residential schools and departments (Art, Design, Drama, Music, Communication & Rhetorical Studies, and Transmedia) to design immersive academic programs and internship opportunities for VPA students spending a semester in Los Angeles. The VPASULA Director will be expected to oversee every aspect of VPA’s footprint in Los Angeles. This includes recruiting internal and external students, hiring and supervising faculty, managing internships, cultivating new and existing relationships for VPA in Los Angeles, ensuring a positive student experience, and collaborating with colleagues from other SULA programs. It is expected that the VPASULA Director have a deep understanding of the professional artistic landscape in the greater LA area as it relates to the career interests of our students.
Internal Number: 86508
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