Jobs & Internships

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Submissions are updated weekly. Postings without an application deadline are open until filled. All non-UK postings cycle out 6 weeks after post date, even if they have no deadline or a deadline farther out than 6 weeks at time of posting. Be sure to note down all information if you plan on applying after a CFA posting will expire!

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Fazzino - Liles wedding Paid Position $250 Application Deadline: Feb 1 2020

We are looking for a string trio to play prelude and postlude as well as cocktail hour. A mix of classical and pop music.

Event is Saturday May 23rd, 2020

Forker Wedding Paid Position $150 Application Deadline: Apr 1 2020

Looking to value the hard work and talent of the individuals in the college of Fine Arts during our wedding ceremony. Looking for a small string ensemble, harpist, or any other instrumentals that could be played during the ceremony alone. Must be able to sign a contract/commitment and be open to music selection as well as musicians recommendations.

Ceremony is June 14, 2020 at 2:30pm.

University of Kentucky College of Fine Arts Paid Position

The program in African American and Africana Studies and the Division of Musicology/Ethnomusicology in the School of Music invites applications for an Assistant Professor with a specialization in the music and/or the expressive culture of Africa and/or the African Diaspora, to begin August 2020.

The area of research specialization is open, but we are particularly interested in candidates whose work is engaged with 20th and 21st century music and methodologies, and who have experience teaching in some combination of the following: jazz, popular music and/or dance, the expressive...

University of Kentucky College of Fine Arts Paid Internship $9.50/hr

The UK College of Fine Arts is seeking a curious and ambitious student to join our marketing and communications team! Work in a creative and collaborative environment with mentors in graphic design, marketing, communications, public relations, and web development! This position is an opportunity to build your portfolio in design, photography, and/or video. Receive hands-on training in Adobe Suite, social media scheduling platforms, and digital marketing strategy.

Our collective goal is to deepen engagement with current audiences and launch relationships with new audiences; we want...

University of Kentucky Singletary Center for the Arts Paid Position

The Singletary Center is currently hiring University of Kentucky students as stage managers, sound engineers, stage hands, and lighting engineers.  Previous experience preferred but not required; on-the-job training provided.  Daytime, evening, and weekend shifts available based on performance schedules.

Contact SCFA Production Director Tanya Harper for more information: / 859-257-477

University of Kentucky Singletary Center for the Arts Paid Position

Duties include assisting patrons with seat location, taking tickets at the main entrances to the hall, and assisting with setting up the lobby prior to an event.  Students applying for this position must have a good attitude, be willing to converse with the public, ability to work weekends/nights, and be prompt.  This position does allow for advancement/promotion.

Applications can be picked up in person at the Singletary Center Ticket Office.