CSU, San Bernardino is Hiring an Open Rank Professor of 3D Design

California State University, San Bernardino

The Design Program in the Department of Art & Design at California State University San Bernardino seeks to appoint an innovative and versatile design educator with a broad range of design skills with a focus on 3D modeling, rigging, and sculpting and a commitment to the professional practice of 3D design and 3D animation for a tenure-track appointment at open rank.

Candidates should have technical and creative 3D experience within research-based or professional design practices. Creative efforts supporting these practices should include combinations of 3D character design, level design, previsualization, storyboarding, game environment artistry, proxy modeling, or 3D visual effects. Technical efforts supporting these practices should combine digital 3D modeling, rigging, animation, sculpting, lighting, or rendering.

The successful candidate will teach into the CSUSB design program’s schedule of classes at all undergraduate levels; perform committee duties at department, college, and university levels; continue their professional and/or research work in their area of specialization; and broaden links to local, regional and national communities within their area of expertise to promote and further student success.

Qualified candidates must demonstrate a commitment to excellence in teaching and mentoring a diverse student population and to working effectively with faculty, staff and students across a wide range of disciplines.


California State University, San Bernardino (CSUSB) is located in San Bernardino in the Inland Empire, 60 miles east of Los Angeles and operates a satellite campus in Palm Desert located in Coachella Valley. CSUSB serves approximately 20,000 students, of which 81% are first-generation college students and graduates about 5,000 students annually. As a designated Hispanic Serving Institution, CSUSB reflects the dynamic diversity of the region and has one of the most diverse student populations of any university in the Inland Empire, and the second highest Hispanic enrollment of all public universities in California. CSUSB employs 467 full-time faculty and offers 48 undergraduate, 35 graduate, and one doctoral degree programs and 14 academic programs with national accreditation.