Careers at ECU

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We are always looking for creative and imaginative people to join us at Emily Carr University of Art + Design.

We are a strong community of outstanding, socially responsible, talented faculty, staff, and administrators. We offer jobs opportunities to engage in challenging work and exciting collaborations with Emily Carr's local, national, and international partners in the art and design world.


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Executive Director, Continuing Studies

ECU is seeking a transformative leader to enable this critical function to serve community and beyond. The Executive Director, Continuing Studies will be tasked with reimaging new pathways and offerings to engage learners at all stages of life, to build partnerships both within and beyond the Institution, and to energize curriculum in a way that responds to our community while staying aligned to ECU's Strategic Goals, including a focus on Indigenization and Decolonization.


CDM Academic Director, GNW Trust

The CDM Academic Director will oversee the academic, business and operational affairs of the academic programs. The initial focus for this role will be to review and streamline effective management of academic services within the Trust and in partnership with one or more of the four partner institutions through a new Management Services Agreement. He or she will also provide direction in establishing and implementing new academic program(s) that align with the Trust vision.

The CDM Academic Director will also oversee and direct senior managers including Program Director(s), and provide input into the hiring and retention of CDM staff and faculty.