Located in the heart of a vibrant arts community, Columbus College of Art & Design is home to a connected community of talented faculty and staff. No matter the position, we pride ourselves on providing expert guidance, fostering one-on-one mentorships and igniting the full creative potential of our students. We work, live and play in a progressive city full of international business leaders, creative innovators, and world-class artists. In a commitment to building the strongest community possible, we work to bring in the brightest minds in art and design to our classrooms. If you’re interested in joining our CCAD community, please reach out today and tell us why you’d be a good fit.

Available Faculty & Staff Positions

Columbus College of Art & Design is an Equal Employment Opportunity. CCAD employs people of any race, color, religion, national and ethnic origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or age with all the rights, privileges, programs and activities accorded or made available to employees of the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national and ethnic origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or age in administration of its employment decisions and practices.

Submission Guidelines for Adjunct & Community Education Positions

CCAD is always is looking for talented adjunct instructors for our BFA classes and our other community programs. If you would like to be considered for future opportunities, please to submit a resume and cover letter to humanresources@ccad.edu or mail to the address below. Please include a digital portfolio or URL. CCAD will not accept, evaluate or be responsible for hard copies or original copies of portfolio materials. Please do not submit additional or original portfolio materials. All images should:

  • Be sharply focused.
  • Be accurate in color.
  • Have tight cropping without wide borders.
  • Be consistently lit across the page.

Human Resources Office
Columbus College of Art & Design
60 Cleveland Ave.
Columbus, OH 43215


CCAD values every employee and provides generous benefits in addition to competitive pay. We offer comprehensive medical insurance through UnitedHealthcare and dental insurance through Metlife for full-time faculty and staff. We also offer a robust retirement plan, life insurance, short- and long-term disability insurance and other benefits. Your benefits become active on the first day of your first full month of employment.

We offer tuition benefits and paid time off, including sick time and holiday and vacation pay. You also will receive free admission to the Columbus Museum of Art.

CCAD parking is free for all faculty and staff.


If you have any questions or are interested in applying for a position at CCAD, please contact our Human Resources Office at 614.222.4036 or humanresources@ccad.edu.