Adjunct Instructor, Business Practices for Art & Design

Title – Adjunct Instructor, Business Practices for Art & Design
Start Date – Spring Semester, 2020
Department – Liberal Arts
BU200 Business Practices for Art & Design
Thursdays 6:30 -9:10pm

Position Description

This course covers the fundamentals of starting a small business as well as operating as an
independent contractor. Course content will include accounting and tax basics, budgeting
models, preparation and presentation of a business plan, identifying both funding sources and
customer segments, pricing strategies, and copyright and trademark considerations. Students will
examine and evaluate existing business models in the creative sphere, complete projects, and
evaluate one another’s plans. Class includes occasional lectures by leaders from the North Shore
creative economy, along with field trips to local galleries, studios, and businesses.


A Master’s degree is required. Three years higher education experience preferred.
Additional Requirements
Position takes place in an educational environment; manual dexterity to use computers is

To Apply 

Please forward a letter of interest and CV to:  Human Resource department at Montserrat
College of Art,, and to Erin Dionne, Liberal Arts Division Chair
( with the subject line “Business Practices”. To be assured of full
consideration please apply by November 28, 2019