Entertainment Arts


Derek Salagan

Adjunct Faculty

BFA, College for Creative Studies


Derek Salagan is the Modeling Team Lead at Nissan's Virtual Garage where he and his team create product accurate 3D vehicle models for brochures, commercials, and video games.

His work has been displayed on television, as well as in numerous video games including Forza Motorsports 5. He spends his time outside of Nissan teaching students in the Entertainment Arts department at CCS.

Research Interests:

3D Modeling, Lighting, and Rendering. Creating assets for 3D printing applications.