Jacob Salsbury

Jacob Salsbury

Lecturer of Cinematic Arts



The university hired Jacob Salsbury as a visiting lecturer of cinematic arts in 2019 and promoted him to a full-time lecturer in 2020. Prior to his arrival at George Fox, he worked two years at Huntington University in Huntington, Indiana, where he was a teacher assistant in Intro to Animation and Intro to 3D courses in the spring of 2019 and, for two years, a 3D printing team leader at the university. Concurrently, he was a student club leader on campus and worship leader for a student led chapel.

Salsbury has won recognition for his work, including an Emmy nomination in the Lower Great Lakes Chapter for his short-form PSA for Habitat for Humanity and a Kinema Commonwealth Award. He earned a bachelor’s degree in digital media arts and animation from Huntington University in the spring of 2019 and received instruction in animation and illustration at the Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design in the summers of 2014 and 2015.