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
Visiting Faculty in Experimental Animation (2 positions) School of Film/Video Academic Full-Time
Dean of the School of Film/Video School of Film/Video Academic Full-Time

Non-Academic Listings

Position School/Department Type Time
Senior Director / Director of Institutional Giving Advancement Non-Academic Full-Time
ACCOUNTS PAYABLE CLERK Accounting Non-Academic Full-Time
Enrollment Specialist Registrar Non-Academic Full-Time
CAMPUS SAFETY OFFICER Campus Safety Non-Academic Full-Time
PAYROLL SPECIALIST I Accounting Non-Academic Full-Time
Senior Financial Analyst Accounting Non-Academic Full-Time
Institute Academic Advisor Student Success Non-Academic Full-Time
Director for Academic Affairs Budget and Administration Office of the Provost Non-Academic Full-Time
Director of Annual Giving Advancement Non-Academic Full-Time
Associate Director of Annual Giving Advancement Non-Academic Full-Time
Certified Electrician Facilities Management Non-Academic Full-Time
HVAC Technician Facilities Management Non-Academic Full-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.