Professional Development Series

The 2022 series includes five informational sessions with a strong QA component and aims to enhance the career of both educators and practitioners in arts administration, and mutually inform both professional tracks.

  • PhD in Arts Administration (Spring)
  • Arts Advocacy (Spring)
  • Internships in Arts Administration (Summer)
  • Publishing in Arts Administration (Fall)
  • Arts Consultancy (Fall)

The series is free for AAAE members and $6 for non-members. Join the AAAE community and become a member to get free access to the entire series and to unveil a wealth of benefits.


Tuesday, April 26, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Eastern

The second event of the Professional Development Series will feature a conversation on Arts Advocacy with Narric Rome (Vice President for Government Affairs and Arts Education at Americans for the Arts and Suzan E. Jenkins(Chief Executive Officer of the The Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County). Respondent: Youngaah Koh (Assistant Professor in Arts Management & Arts Entrepreneurship Program, Miami University

Learn more and register HERE.


Friday, March 4, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Eastern

The inaugural discussion from AAAE’s Professional Development Series shed light on PhD opportunities in Arts Administration for prospective scholars and educators with Dr. Sharbreon Plummer and Dr. Jaleesa Wells.

Learn more and register HERE.