Faculty Positions at Sotheby’s Institute of Art – New York Full-time, Part-time & Adjunct Faculty Positions Sotheby’s Institute of Art – New York, together with its counterpart in London, is a pioneer in the development of graduate education for today’s complex art market. Internationally recognized programs in Art Business, Contemporary Art, and American Fine & Decorative Art combine art and business studies in a rigorous academic and professional framework. With opportunities for cross-program learning, students engage in a distinctive course of study that offers first-hand encounters in the global art world, examination of works of art in context, study travel, and professional practice.  The success of this unique program, along with the unprecedented expansion of the art world, has resulted in rapid growth in the Institute’s MA and Certificate programs, as well as its short courses, summer programs and an innovative new online offering.  During this exciting phase of development the Institute is seeking new faculty with specialist academic credentials, deep engagement in the art world, and a keen interest in evolving educational and business models. Qualifications include: Ph.D., J.D., M.B.A. or advanced degree combinations in art history, business, art law and related disciplines Current knowledge of the international art market, including emerging primary and secondary markets, and experience in the art world within either commercial or non-profit sectors and/or relevant professional business experience Teaching experience, ideally at the graduate level Ability to work collaboratively with a growing and dynamic academic team Creative ideas about course content and pedagogy Flexibility and ability to adapt to a rapidly changing environment Strong network of international and local connections to the artworld Starting Date: Fall 2012 and beyond Please send letter of interest and resume to:  facultypositions@sothebysinstitute.com Preferred Deadline: April 20, 2012 * Applications and nominations for future appointments will be accepted until all positions are filled.