A faculty of sound design professionals
The sound design professors at SCAD bring years of professional experience and vital industry contacts to the classroom. Our faculty are award-winning artists and sought-after designers at the peak of their field, but their greatest achievement is the success of SCAD students, both within the classroom and beyond."
Dean, School of Entertainment Arts
Chair, sound design; Chair, film and television
"I am inspired to teach students to perceive and respond to the more sensitive aspects of sound design as it relates to media. I want to develop their skills to facilitate creative vision for an effective soundtrack."Robin Beauchamp | Chair, sound design; Chair, film and television
Professor Peter Damski, a 35-year veteran of the entertainment industry, has been nominated for and received several Emmy Awards for his work as a production mixer on “Will and Grace” and “Mad About You.” He has also contributed to “Hannah Montana,” “Two and a Half Men” and more. Professor Damski serves as treasurer for the Cinema Audio Society and has been teaching sound design at the Savannah College of Art and Design since 2008.
SCAD professors are dedicated to creating once-in-a-lifetime opportunities just for you. Through guest speakers, critiques, portfolio reviews and more, we connect our students with professionals in the industry every day. These contacts lead to internships, mentorships and often real-world job opportunities for our students.
Sound design faculty at SCAD have worked for the following films, television series and companies:
- Paramount Pictures
- Sony Entertainment/Columbia Pictures
- "Top Gun"
- "Die Hard"
An environment designed for your success
At SCAD, professors who facilitate incredible opportunities is just one component of a diverse and fulfilling student experience. You can do it all: participate in signature events, hobnob with visiting artists and professionals, take advantage of stellar facilities and resources, and more.
Learn more about the sound design student experience