Professor of Illustration

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Professor of Illustration

Location:   Savannah
Position Number   F01825
Position Type:   Full Time
Position Title   Professor of Illustration
Specialty:   Illustration
Work Year:   Academic Year


SCAD seeks a full-time professor of illustration to help prepare the next generation of award-winning illustrators.

In this position, you will deliver courses of the highest quality, demonstrate model leadership to students, foster a positive learning environment, fulfill departmental duties, and contribute to the university’s strategic goals.

The successful candidate is well-versed in both the history and future of illustration trends, and is an experienced concept illustrator for characters and environments. Professional expertise in animation, gaming, and mobile gaming is preferred, as is proficiency in Adobe After Effects, Illustrator, and Photoshop. A strong working knowledge of 3D programs such as Maya, ZBrush, and Blender is also essential. The candidate should also possess a style, aesthetic, and viewpoint that is unique and innovative.

- Terminal degree or its equivalent in illustration or a related field
- Published credentials, accolades, and industry recognition
- Exceptional composition, color, and drawing ability
- Minimum of three years experience in commercial illustration and university-level teaching experience

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Open Until Filled   Yes

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Special instructions to applicants: 

Note: Only complete packages will be considered. An unofficial transcript of your highest degree awarded, cover letter, resume or CV, and portfolio are required. For the portfolio, you have the option to upload electronic documents/images, or a URL.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Interest
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
  4. Portfolio

Optional Documents

  1. Other Document
  2. Student Work Samples

Supplemental Questions

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