Professor of Sequential Art
SCAD was the first institution to offer both undergraduate and graduate degrees in sequential art, including the only M.F.A. sequential art program in the U.S. Join this dynamic team and advance the university’s distinguished program as a full-time sequential art professor at SCAD Atlanta.
Candidates must submit a portfolio that reflects strong visual storytelling skills and a high degree of technical ability with digital and traditional tools. This includes a mastery of Adobe Photoshop, Manga Studio and Mac-based operating systems, and proficiency with production, self-publication techniques and digital coloring. You should demonstrate a passion for teaching and inspiring students, and be comfortable working with students and faculty of diverse backgrounds.
⎯ Terminal degree in sequential art or a related field
⎯ Five or more years of recognized industry experience and publication credits
⎯ College-level teaching experience preferred
For complete submission requirements, please visit our website using the URL listed and follow application instructions: http://scadjobs.scad.edu/postings/17061
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.
SCAD: The University for Creative Careers
The Savannah College of Art and Design is a private, nonprofit, accredited university, offering more than 100 academic degree programs in 41 majors at locations in Atlanta and Savannah, Georgia; Hong Kong; Lacoste, France; and online via SCAD eLearning.
SCAD enrolls 12,000 undergraduate and graduate students from more than 100 countries. SCAD’s innovative curriculum is enhanced by advanced, professional-level technology, equipment and learning resources, as well as opportunities for internships, professional certifications and collaborative projects with corporate partners. In 2014, the prestigious Red Dot Design Rankings placed SCAD in the top ten universities in the Americas and Europe. Career preparation is woven into every fiber of the university, resulting in a superior alumni placement rate. In a survey of Spring 2013 SCAD graduates, 93 percent of respondents reported being employed, pursuing further education, or both, within 10 months of graduation.