Professor of Fashion

Savannah, Georgia (US)
Feb 20, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Join SCAD as a full-time professor of fashion at the university’s Savannah location. Offering a program that is deeply connected to the fashion industry, SCAD is where the stars of the fashion world visit and work with students and the runway from which tomorrow’s designers launch their careers.

The internationally recognized SCAD fashion program teaches students the technical aspects, skills and history of fashion while offering opportunities to work one-on-one with top industry professionals. Global media, including The New York Times and Women’s Wear Daily, attend and cover the annual SCAD Fashion show, a juried collection of undergraduate and graduate work.

− Extensive knowledge and experience in fashion design: womenswear, menswear, knitwear and denim
− Experience with fashion textile and surface manipulation, crucial to the development of student-designed textiles
− Terminal degree or its equivalent in fashion or a related field
− Strong skills in the areas of design as well as concept development and innovation
− Ability to develop product from 2-D concept to 3-D design
− Proficiency in CAD fashion-design software and production
− Broad knowledge of the elements of developing a collection and the creative uses of materials and textiles
− Proven leadership ability
− Passion for mentoring exceptional students
− Technical design expertise in specialized areas such as draping, patternmaking and garment construction preferred
− Knowledge of manufacturing processes preferred
− University-level teaching experience preferred