Professor of Visual Effects
Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD)
DescriptionSCAD seeks an experienced professor of visual effects to join its team in historic Savannah, Ga. In this full-time role, you will use your experience as a 3D generalist to advance SCAD students’ preparation for their creative careers.
Visual effects artists are masters of illusion, creating believable images that are impossible or impractical to shoot in the real world. As a professor, you will help remarkable students actualize their own creative visions.
The successful candidate demonstrates expert proficiency in modeling, texturing, and/or lighting in a CGI environment (e.g. Maya, Houdini, or equivalent), lighting and look development, and proceduralism with computer graphics effects and animation. Familiarity with a variety of modeling, lighting, material, and/or animation techniques for visual effects is essential. The candidate should also be committed to remaining current on trends and technological developments in the field of visual effects.
- Terminal degree in visual effects, 3D animation, or a closely related discipline
- Professional experience in visual effects and/or 3D animation
- Supervisory experience in 3D animation and lighting
- Proficient in programming with Python for CGI purposes
- Ability to be credentialed through SACS guidelines or justified to teach
TimeSunday, 6 August 20238am - 9:30am PDT
Session TimeSunday, 6 August 20238am - 9:30am PDT