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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Staff Accountant

The primary role of the Staff Accountant is to support the Accounting Manager in monthly processing of accounts payable, and to assist in the month close process including reconciliation of cash, investment and other balance sheet accounts. The Staff Accountant also reconciles subsidiary ledgers including Power Campus, Raiser’s Edge and fixed assets. The Staff Accountant also reconciles the activity from the student housing program.

Posted: Feb 12, 2016

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Graduate Studies Program Coordinator

The HFSGS Programs Coordinator provides day-to-day administrative support year round to the Graduate Program Chairs and Academic Affairs office, and acts as a liaison between the HFSGS, graduate students, other PNCA stakeholders and offices, and the general public. These duties are diverse and change consistently throughout the academic year and the summer session.

Posted: Feb 10, 2016

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Office Assistant - Academic Affairs

Assist in the daily operations of the Academic Affairs Office by executing a variety of tasks in an efficient and effective manner. This is a ten month part time position covering 24 hours per week from August 1 through May 31.

Posted: Feb 10, 2016

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Presidential Search Prospectus

The Board of Governors of the Pacific Northwest College of Art invites applications for the position of President, with duties commencing by August 1, 2016. The College seeks an accomplished and forward-thinking leader to guide the College through the next phase of its storied evolution.

Posted: Feb 03, 2016

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CE Lead Resident Advisor

The Lead Resident Adviser leads and facilitates the residency experience for high school students in PNCA’s Pre-College Summer Studios. The Lead Resident Adviser is expected to understand, anticipate and respond to the needs of a teenage student population and serve effectively as a counselor and role model in the residency program. The Lead Resident Adviser plans for and cultivates a positive, collaborative and inclusive group experience for all participants. The Lead Resident Advisor has the capacity to resolve conflicts in a productive fashion and to report or refer in timely and professional fashion issues that require support or intervention from other College staff and offices.

Posted: Feb 03, 2016

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CE Resident Advsor

The Resident Adviser leads and facilitates the residency experience for high school students in PNCA’s Pre-College Summer Studios. The Resident Adviser is expected to understand, anticipate and respond to the needs of a teenage student population and serve effectively as a counselor and role model in the residency program. The Resident Adviser plans for and cultivates a positive, collaborative and inclusive group experience for all participants. The Resident advisor has the capacity to resolve conflicts in a productive fashion and to report or refer in timely and professional fashion issues that require support or intervention from other College staff and offices.

Posted: Feb 03, 2016

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CE Pre-College Instructor

The Pre-College instructor teaches Continuing Education courses for ages 14-18. The Youth Program instructor works closely with Continuing Education staff to develop, lead and evaluate teaching and learning activities in Pre-College classrooms. The Instructor relays to teen students information in support of their portfolio development, information and feedback increase of their technical and conceptual skill sets, and information related to working in the field of Art and Design.

Posted: Feb 03, 2016

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Presidential Search Announcement

The Board of Governors of Pacific Northwest College of Art invites applications and nominations for the position of President, with duties commencing by August 1, 2016. The College seeks an accomplished and forward-thinking president to lead the college through the next phase of its storied evolution, engaging the PNCA community in developing and executing on strategic goals to ensure the college’s vibrant future.

Posted: Feb 02, 2016

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LRVS Chair search announcement

The Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA) is seeking a highly qualified individual to chair and administer the Low-Residency MFA in Visual Studies Program. This is a national search for a three-year renewable appointment. The successful applicant will have a demonstrated ability to facilitate useful critiques and discussions, and support the widely different methodologies, intentions and conceptual strategies of MFA students. The successful candidate will bring an articulate understanding of modern and contemporary issues in art and design. The candidate will have strong connections to local, national and international creative individuals, practices and organizations, and the ability to maintain an internationally competitive MFA program.

Posted: Jan 11, 2016

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Instructor, Beginning Color Photography

The Photography Department at PNCA invites applications for a one-term appointment to teach a Beginning Color Photography course. This class runs from January, 21st, 2016 until May 12th, 2016 and is taught each Thursday 9am until 3pm.

Posted: Nov 23, 2015

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Sean Woodard

503-821-8943
swoodard@pnca.edu

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