School of Art & Design

Career Resources

The following links are catered to those who have or will have a degree from the School of Art & Design:

 

New Media / Graphics Resources

Adweek - Click on the "Jobs" link on the top of the page.

AIGA - American Institute of Graphic Arts national website.

AIGA-Boston

AIGA-Cincinnati

AIGA-Cleveland

AIGA-Minnesota

AIGA-New York

AIGA-Portland

AIGA-Seattle

AIGA-St. Louis

Aquent -  Aquent is the world's largest talent agency for Creative, Web, and Tech professionals, with offices in more than 50 cities and 10 countries.

ArtCareer.net - Art Career Network sees beyond "art jobs" and offers a complete resource for your living, growing visual arts career. Access to job opportunity listings, our resume database, career guidance, perspectives from visual arts professionals, and links to other sources of information is provided here.

Art Directors Club of Metropolitan Washington (Washington DC) Job listings in and around the Washington DC area.

Art Job - Whether you're looking for a new job, or just want to understand what's happening in the arts field, ArtJob is the place to find comprehensive, up-to-date national and international listings of arts employment and other opportunities in the arts. As a print publication, ArtJob is a source for professional opportunities and key information in all areas of the arts, including: Presenting, Producing, Performing Arts, Visual Arts, Academic, Internships & Fellowships, Conferences, and Commissions, plus special feature columns.

Artists/Designers - Job listings for artists, desktop publishers, photographers, and web designers, all listed as telecommuting job opportunities.

CORE77 - Industrial Design Supersite.

COROFLOT - Coroflot is dedicated to making the employment connection between designers and design businesses.

Communication Arts - CA maintains an excellent job resource site. Search options have been expanded to include search by geographic region.

Creative Central - Job listings for new media, graphics, photography, and other areas. At last review job listings were for Seattle and Washington state.

Creative Freelancers - Help Wanted

DICE - Data Processing Independent Consultant's Exchange - A computer consulting job search and employment database.

Graphic Arts Employment Specialists - A professional, nationwide recruiting and placement operation providing the printing, publishing, and graphic arts industries with management, editorial and production personnel.

How Magazine - Job Postings located on this well known graphics publication.

Industrial Design Network - Is now COROFLOT - Coroflot is dedicated to making the employment connection between designers and design businesses.

Jobs Jobs Jobs - Employment listings for California (especially the Bay area). Go to the "Browse Categories" page and search "artist" and "multimedia."

MacTalent - Various positions, including art related, that require Macintosh experience.

Net-Temps - Job search and resume postings for Net related employment.

PINCWORKS - Part of the PINC (Printing Industries of Northern California) website. By using their referral program, simply check which jobs you are interested in (mostly in the Bay area and Northern California) PINC will then fax your resume. Read over the informational page on how to join the PINC Referral Service.

Print Jobs - Presented by Newhouse Associates, recruiting specialists for the printing and graphic arts industries.

PrintLink - PrintLink is a Graphic Arts Professional Staffing Service for senior/middle print management and all digital prepress positions. With offices in the US and Canada, PrintLink serves a regional, national, and international market.

Photo / Film / Video

ASMP - American Society of Media Photographers (national link) - This is a very important professional organization for photographers. There are chapter groups of ASMP in many major cities.

B-Roll - Job listings for news video/photography.

Film and Television Production Jobs - From Mandy's Film and TV Production Directory - job listing for the US and the entire world.

Photographers' News Network - Various aspects of the professional photographic business are presented. (at one time a job listing page was available, but seems to be gone now)

Professional Photographers of America (PPA) - Today, PPA is the world¹s largest not-for- profit association for professional photographers, with more than 14,000 members in 64 countries. It is an association that seeks to increase its members¹ business savvy as well as broaden their creative scope. It aims to advance their careers by providing them with all the tools for success.

 

Teaching / Institutional / Museum / Architecture

Academic Employment Network

Career Alternatives for Art Historians - Alternatives compiled by Charles M. Rosenberg.

K-12 Education Jobs - A job list maintained by NationJob Network.

K-12 Teacher Jobs - Teaching and administrative job listings. This site maintained by National Educators Employment Review.

Museum Employment - Chicago Art Institute - Job listings for both the museum and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (non-teaching). All types of jobs are listed from technical support to administrative.

Museum Job Resources Online(UPDATED LINK)

Museum Resource Board - Job Database - An excellent listing of museum related job opportunities from around the country.

Teaching - Positions in academia, a list of internet references/links from the JobHunt resource.

Teaching - College Arts Association - The CAA provides a number of career development services for its members.

Teaching Jobs - Presented by Education Week. Job listings by region including positions from K-12 to higher education.

Teaching - NationJob Network - Teaching positions from K-12 to college/university with an emphasis in the the Mid West.

Teaching - Higher Ed Jobs Online - An excellent resource for those seeking teaching positions in higher education.

Teaching Positions - College/university level teaching positions as listed by the Chronicle of Higher Education.

Art / Design Employment Agencies

Graphic Arts Employment Specialists - Graphic Arts Employment Specialists provides professional, nationwide recruiting and placement services.

Graphic Resources - A national recruitment firm, specializing in printing, packaging and electronic publishing.

RGA - Roz Goldfarb Associates - This is an agency that mostly deals with finding people for senior level jobs (design related), however, some starting/production jobs are listed. Contact with the listed employers is handled by RGA. Most of the positions are in the East (in or near New York City).

TempArt - TempArt is a Temporary Employment Agency for Ad Agencies, Graphic Design Firms and Corporate Art Departments.

Wert & Company - An international recruitment firm specializing in executive searches within the creative community. Wert & Company represents high quality candidates.

Other Art Listings

Art Links Staffing - Provides recruiting and temporary assistance for advertising, graphics, multimedia, and publishing. clients are businesses from Los Angeles to Vancouver, with primary concentration in the San Francisco Bay Area, where their home office is located.

ArtSchools.com - A very useful resource providing interent references for a career in art.

Telecommuting Jobs - Art

 

General Job Sites

American Jobs

America's Job Bank

Career Path - The Career Path site has employment listings from newspapers across the country. Over one hundred thousand jobs can be searched from all forms of employment. This site is worth your inspection.

CareerResources.Net

First Steps in the Hunt

Job Hunt Resources - A very long list of internet resources for job searching.

Monster.com - A general job posting site with additional information about resumes and job searching.

NationJob

New York City Employment, Careers, Jobs, and Resources - A huge list of internet resources for New York and the entire country.

Summer Jobs - Just like the name implies, jobs for the summer.

The Walt Disney Studios - Creative jobs at the Walt Disney Studios

Employment Outside of the USA

Agency Central UK - Spanning over 40 industries, Agency Central allows complete flexibility when looking for a job. View links to over 2,000,000 live vacancies or search our unique database of recruitment agencies based on your individual skills. Additional features include a Secure CV Database, Industry Bodies, Media Sources and Career Advice.

Career China

CareersSeeker - A UK job site with over 250,000 vacancies in the UK which are available to the U.S jobseeker. Also careers and interview advice and a cv registration system.

JobServe - Search for jobs in the UK. Type in a key word such as "graphics" or "photoshop" for the job search.

JobSite UK - Use a key word search, such as "web' or "graphics."

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