Professor, Production Design

The ideal candidate is an experienced theater, film, or themed entertainment designer with demonstrated proficiency with draping and tailoring for both men and women. The candidate should also have experience with dyeing, fabric paint, makeup, and hair. Photoshop, hand and machine sewing, and pattern making by hand and computer are vital skills for this role.

The successful candidate is a charismatic leader with significant production design and credit listings on recognizable movies and television shows. This person is energetic and capable of mobilizing faculty and students to produce stellar production design, from first sketch to 3D model.


- Terminal degree or its equivalent in production design or related field
- Three or more years of experience in higher education
- Strong portfolio of related professional work

Minimum Qualifications:

- Terminal degree in related discipline.
- Teaching experience at the collegiate level preferred.
- Experience or knowledge of related industries.
- Ability to be credentialed through SACS guidelines or justified to teach.

Work Hours:As noted in the Employment Agreement.

ADA Tag: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Special instructions to applicants: Only complete packages will be considered. An unofficial transcript of your highest degree awarded, cover letter, resume or CV, and portfolio are required. For the portfolio, you have the option to upload electronic documents/images, or a URL.