Exclamation mark

COVID-19 Update: Classes Continue Online; Building Closures begin 3/23

Read the latest on SVA's response to the coronavirus and find the resources you need.

Department: Art Education
Job Type: Part-Time
Available From: Nov 20, 2019
Reports To: Department Chair

Position Overview:     

Works with department staff and faculty to develop assessment instruments for the educator preparation program evaluations. For the spring 2020 semester, the accreditation coordinator will be the primary contributor for the accreditation self-study report in preparation for the accreditation site visit in spring 2022. Upon budget approval, the position will continue during the fall 2020–spring 2021 academic year. Hours will be 14–21 hours/week, January–May 2020 (temporary part-time).

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop assessment instruments
  • Be informed of policies pertaining to EPPs at the national and state level and make recommendations
  • Serve as a primary contributor for accreditation self-study report: compile, analyze and present data; write narratives
  • Help to maintain and organize databases
  • Liaise with faculty to ensure quality and completion of assessments
  • Communicate as necessary with AAQEP staff
  • Attend accreditation workshops


  • Substantial experience working in and/or knowledge of PreK–12 education system in New York State
  • At least two+ years of regulatory and/or accreditation work experience in an institution of higher education, state regulatory agency or accreditation body
  • Familiarity with various educational assessment instruments
  • Data analysis (quantitative and qualitative) skills
  • Knowledge of teacher preparation programs and teacher certification requirements for New York State
  • Competency with Google Drive Suite 
  • Strong writing skills
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work with data of a confidential nature
  • Detail-oriented
  • Knowledge of the National or New York State Visual Arts standards a plus
  • Master’s degree preferred, or relevant combination of education and work experience

School of Visual Arts has been a leader in the education of artists, designers and creative professionals for more than seven decades. With a faculty of distinguished working professionals, a dynamic curriculum and an emphasis on critical thinking, SVA is a catalyst for innovation and social responsibility. Comprising 7,000 students at its Manhattan campus and 38,000 alumni in 75 countries, SVA also represents one of the most influential artistic communities in the world. For more information about the College’s 31 undergraduate and graduate degree programs and Continuing Education division, visit sva.edu.

Learn more about working at SVA.

To apply for this position, please send a cover letter and resume to working@sva.edu. No walk-ins or phone calls, please.

The School of Visual Arts is an equal opportunity employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.