Thank you for considering employment opportunities at CalArts. Employees of CalArts enjoy a culturally rich, artistic, diverse work environment. The Institute offers a comprehensive benefits package, which includes full medical, dental and vision health care coverage along with very generous vacation, sick leave and paid holiday benefits.

We take pride in recruiting and retaining the best and brightest candidates for a career at CalArts. Prospective candidates should review our list of job opportunities. Faculty-level positions are listed as Academic jobs. Staff-level positions are listed as Non-Academic. 

Current students should visit the "For Students" section found toward the bottom of this page. Alumni are invited to search job banks and Commonspace for employment opportunities outside of CalArts.

CalArts recognizes diversity and inclusivity as fundamental to its community and integral to an arts education. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other protected characteristic as established by law. CalArts is an equal opportunity employer.


Academic Listings

Position School/Department Type Time
Dean of the School of Film/Video School of Film/Video Academic Full-Time

Non-Academic Listings

Position School/Department Type Time
Senior Vice President for Finance and Administration Office of the VP and Chief Financial Officer Non-Academic Full-Time
Lead Designer/Front End Web Developer Office of Communications Non-Academic Full-Time
Vice President of Advancement Advancement Non-Academic Full-Time
Associate Director of Annual Giving Advancement Non-Academic Full-Time
Director of Financial Aid Financial Aid Non-Academic Full-Time
Vice President for Institute Technology & Chief Technology Officer Information Technology (IT) Non-Academic Full-Time
Campus Safety Shift Commander Campus Safety Non-Academic Full-Time
Director of Development, Major Gifts Advancement Non-Academic Full-Time
Certified Electrician Facilities Management Non-Academic Full-Time
Admissions Operations and Communications Manager Admissions Non-Academic Full-Time
Data Coordinator Enrollment Management Non-Academic Full-Time
Director of Corporate, Foundation and Government Grants Advancement Non-Academic Full-Time
Campus Safety Officer Campus Safety Non-Academic Full-Time
Campus Safety Officer - Casual Campus Safety Non-Academic Part-Time

For Students

In addition to these online resources, current students should check with the Office of Financial Aid or a counselor from The Center for Life & Work for further information.