Duke Performances

Artist Services & Engagement Coordinator

September 24, 2019

Duke Performances, the professional performing arts presenting organization at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina, is seeking a dynamic and committed individual to serve in the newly created role of Artist Services & Engagement Coordinator.

Duke Performances is regarded nationally as a leading university presenter. The organization is dedicated to bringing world-class performing artists, who are diverse, essential, and forward-thinking, to perform at Duke and in Durham, to engage the Duke and Durham communities and beyond, and to partner with artists on the development and presentation of new performance. Drawing on the resources of a leading research university and an exciting and invigorated Durham community, Duke Performances serves as a space for reflection, a laboratory for creative and critical inquiry, and a place for socially engaged performance. Annually, Duke Performances offers a robust season of 70+ world-class performances, making extensive use of a network of Duke and Durham venues, and presenting artists spanning classical, new music, jazz, Americana, independent rock, international music, theater, and dance.

This position works closely with the Duke Performances team, jointly reporting to the Director of Artist Services & Production and the Manager of Campus & Community Initiatives.


Manage a wide range of Duke Performances projects involving show production, artist residencies, marketing, and general office support, including:



Application Deadline: Rolling until position is filled, with the aim of work starting in October

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Please send cover letter and resume to Eric Oberstein, Interim Director of Duke Performances: eric.oberstein@duke.edu

Applicants must also submit materials through the Duke HR site.

Requisition Number: 10666
Level: 9

For further information on Duke Performances, please visit: www.dukeperformances.org

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