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 Poetry School of Critical Studies Academic Full-Time

Non-Academic Listings

Position School/Department Type Time
Assistant Provost, Faculty Development Office of the Provost Non-Academic Full-Time
Administrative Coordinator for Enrollment Management Enrollment Management Non-Academic Full-Time
Financial Analyst & Budget Manager Office of the SVP and Chief Financial Officer Non-Academic Full-Time
Transfer Initiatives Coordinator Admissions 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 Part-Time
Web Developer/Designer Office of Communications Non-Academic Full-Time
Senior Administrative Assistant Extended Studies Non-Academic Full-Time
Public Relations Manager Office of Communications Non-Academic Full-Time
Director of Development, Student Experience Advancement Non-Academic Full-Time
Assistant Director of Admissions - School of Music Admissions 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
Academic Records Specialist Registrar Non-Academic Full-Time
Associate Director, Database Administration Advancement Non-Academic Full-Time
Advancement Services Associate Advancement Non-Academic Full-Time
Institutional Giving Associate Advancement Non-Academic Full-Time
Box Office/Visitor Services Manager REDCAT Non-Academic Full-Time
Admissions Administrative Assistant Admissions Non-Academic Full-Time
Administrative Operations Specialist School of Film/Video 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.

Position School/Department Type Time