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 contact our Center for Life and Work 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
Faculty in Photography and Media School of Art Academic Full-Time
Experimental Animation Full-Time Faculty Positions School of Film/Video Academic Full-Time
Regularized/Core Faculty Position in Contemporary Black Thought School of Critical Studies Academic Full-Time
Faculty in Poetry School of Critical Studies Academic Full-Time

Non-Academic Listings

Position School/Department Type Time
Financial Analyst & Budget Manager Office of the SVP and Chief Financial Officer Non-Academic Full-Time
Senior Executive Assistant to the President Office of the President Non-Academic Full-Time
Production Associate: Head Of Sound and Video (union position) School of Theater Non-Academic Full-Time
Web Designer/Developer Office of Communications Non-Academic Full-Time
Public Relations Manager Office of Communications Non-Academic Full-Time
Associate Director of Operations School of Film/Video Non-Academic Full-Time
Associate Director of Annual Giving Advancement Non-Academic Full-Time
Associate Director, Database Administration Advancement Non-Academic Full-Time
Administrative Operations Specialist School of Film/Video Non-Academic Full-Time
Senior Financial Manager - REDCAT REDCAT Non-Academic Full-Time
Director of Board Governance and Relations Office of the President Non-Academic Full-Time
Campus Safety Officer (CSO) part-time (Multiple Shifts Available) Campus Safety Non-Academic Part-Time
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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.

Position School/Department Type Time