Penny W. Stamps School of Art and Design at the University of Michigan
 

Career Development

Career Opportunities

To have your posting appear on the this site, please contact Career Development Coordinator John Luther (email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or call 734-647-7761).

All postings are presented as a service and do not represent endorsement by the School of Art and Design or The University of Michigan.

 

Video Expert Needed for Promo Trailer

August 26, 2014

Joyce Desilerres is working to create a promo trailer for a new DIY type show.  The central character needs to be filmed in her shop, in her kitchen and at related stores like Joann Fabrics and Whole Foods.

Expertise with camera, lighting and editing is needed.

Please submit your resume and a link to reel or previous video work to Joyce Deslierres jkd43@comcast.net by September 15, 2014

Compensation is a flat rate of $600 with the possibility for much more work if the promo is successful.

 

Work Study positions available in the Stamps Sculpture Studio

August 25, 2014

The Sculpture Studio is seeking to fill multiple studio monitor/ assistant positions for Fall 2014.  Primary responsibilities include safety monitoring of studio users, cleaning, tool maintenance, building studio fixtures,  etc.  Secondary responsibilities include assisting and advising student users and faculty. 

Students should have a working knowledge of the sculpture studio, woodshop and or metal shop.  Industrial Design, Digital fabrication and prototyping experience a plus.
Training provided

Payrate is $10/hr.
Please contact Matt Bierl mbierl@umich.edu

Categories: Part Time, Work Study

 

Gallery Attendants Needed

August 25, 2014

The Stamps School for Art & Design maintains several gallery spaces:  The Slusser Gallery and Work Ann Arbor.
Gallery attendants must have work study awards and will be working part time.  Those with an interest in, or have an aptitude for, exhibitions are encouraged to apply.

Please send your resume to Mark Nielsen at mnielsen@umich.edu ASAP

The Slusser Gallery is open Monday through Friday 9am to 5pm, Saturdays 12-7pm
Work Ann Arbor is open Tuesday through Saturday noon to 7pm

In your email, please include the hours you are available to work.

Categories: Work Study

 

Freelance Graphic Design Opportunity

August 25, 2014

A graphic designer with skills in InDesign is needed to finish an inforgraphic for a research project for lung cancer screenings.

There is a tight turn around time so please submit a resume and link to portfolio (preferably with examples of infographics) to Tanner Caverly tcaverly@med.umich.edu ASAP.

Fee to be negotiated.

 

Education Coordinator for the Center for Photography

August 25, 2014

The Center for Photography at Woodstock seeks an experienced, motivated, energetic individual to join a small dynamic staff in the full-time position of Education Coordinator.

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Categories: Full Time

 

Part Time Graphic Design Opportunity at U of M

August 25, 2014

The Graphic Designer is responsible for designing and developing marketing communications for the Office of University Development. Responsibilities include design and development of materials for print, video, web, and mobile applications.

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Categories: Part Time

 

Freelance Designer Needed

August 21, 2014

A group of MBAs from the Ross School of Business has started a Digital Signage company.  We need a talented and creative resource who’s proficient with Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator.

Our group needs promotional materials, (pamphlets, brochures, banners) to promote our products/services and other image creation as well.

Please send your resume and a link to your portfolio to Brandon J. Jackson brandoja@umich.edu by Sept 2, 2014

Compensation: $20/hour

 

Photographers Needed

August 20, 2014

The University of Michigan Law School is looking for a team of talented photographers to shoot events, portraits and other various assignments. Flexible schedule, part time, 2 to 20 hours per week. Work study preferred but not required. Must have good photography skills, good eye, Photoshop skills, prompt with email and communication, and detail oriented. Personable and people-skills also very helpful.

Job Requirements: Previous experience photographing events and portraits.

Please send a link to your portfolio or 3 to 5 samples of your work to tishh@umich.edu. 

Number of Available Openings 5

Compensation $10.00/hour to $12.00/hour

Categories: Part Time, Work Study

 

Internships with Message Makers

August 20, 2014

Message Makers is a full-service production company specializing in integrated marketing communication services, including video production, event planning, custom learning programs, branding, design and social/PR.  We are currently looking for interns in the following areas:

*Marketing
*Social Media
*Graphic Design
*Video Production
*Writing

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Categories: Internship

 

Work positions available in the Stamps Print Media’s Computer Lab

August 18, 2014

Applicants must be available for one of the following shifts:

Mon-Wed: 8:00am-11:30am
Mon-Wed: 11:30am-1:30pm
Mon-Wed: 1:30pm-5:00pm
Mon-Wed: 6:00pm-10:00pm

Tue-Thu:  8:00am-11:30am
Tue-Thu:  11:30am-1:30pm
Tue-Thu:  1:30pm-5:00pm
Tue-Thu:  6:00pm-10:00pm

Fri:        8:00am-11:00am
Fri:        11:00am-2:00pm
Fri:        2:00pm-5:00pm

The student should be familiar with Photoshop software. All other training will be provided. Duties include assisting Stamps students using the Epson inkjet printers in the lab to print their assignments following suggested procedures. Other tasks include maintaining equipment in the lab (change inkjet cartridges as needed, perform cleaning-cycles on printers, etc) and providing assistance to the coordinator where needed.  All training for expected tasks will be provided by the coordinator.

Payrate is $10/hr.

Please contact Matthew Pritchard (mpritchard@umuch.edu)

Categories: Part Time, Work Study

 

Call for Art, Buy Local Art and Gift Fair

August 18, 2014

See the Kalamazoo Nature Center’s Interpretive Center magically transformed! This is not your ordinary art fair…

Saturday
December 13, 2014
from 9 am - 4 pm

We are now accepting images from artists & vendors. Simply forward 2-3 images of your work to lpanich@naturecenter.org and you will be contacted by September 15 if selected for entry into the show.  View the Artist Guidelines here.

Where else can you visit with more than fifty of the area’s top artists and vendors, AND be surrounded by 1,100 acres of beautiful forests and trails? For one magical day, unique and creative booths are displayed throughout the KNC Interpretive Center where you’ll find top quality, one-of-a-kind gifts for everyone on your holiday list. By shopping at the Buy Local Art & Gift Fair you’ll be supporting local artisans and KNC. Bring friends and enjoy the holiday season at your Kalamazoo Nature Center!

Categories: Call For Art

 

Full Time Opportunity with The Artisan’s Bench

August 15, 2014

The Artisan’s Bench located at 307 W. Main St. in Brighton, MI is currently looking for a self-starter to join our team. This position is full-time, and is accompanied by a competitive salary. Salary range starts at $28,000 depending on education and experience. We are looking for someone with an artistic eye that will have the ability to assist our clients, while also helping with daily operations and needs of the store. Evenings and weekends are a MUST. This position requires that you be independently motivated and able to finish tasks with little instruction. You must also be able to lift 45+ lbs. objects on a daily basis, have customer service experience and possess the ability to multi-task without sacrificing quality of work.

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Categories: Full Time

 

Graphic Design Internship with Benzinga

August 14, 2014

Do you wish you could find a position at a trailblazing start-up that will allow you to contribute creatively and meaningfully to a company that is changing the world of financial news? Well, here is your chance!

Benzinga is a fast-growing financial media outlet that specializes in actionable trading ideas, insightful commentary and real-time news, and we are looking for fall graphic design interns.

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Categories: Internship

 

Love Graffiti?  Make Your Mark!

August 13, 2014

Looking for artist with graffiti skills to tag a wall in College of Engineering’s Wilson Center. The area we have to work with is about ten feet wide on white painted cinder block. In order to increase student awareness of, and engagement with, U-M Engineering’s social media channels we would like to tag the College’s hashtag #UmichEngin along with Facebook, Twitter and Instagram icons.

Please submit links with examples of your work (especially graffiti) to Ben Logan belogan@umich.edu by September 12, 2014

All paint and materials will be provided and YOU get your chance to leave your mark on The College of Engineering!

 

“Re-imaging Gender” A Juried Exhibition Call for Art

August 12, 2014

To celebrate its 20th anniversary, the University of Michigan’s Institute for Research on Women and Gender (IRWG) invites graduate students in all disciplines who are enrolled at colleges, universities, and art schools within the State of Michigan as well as at Committee on Institutional Cooperation (CIC) universities (Chicago, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Maryland, Michigan, Michigan State, Minnesota, Nebraska-Lincoln, Northwestern, Ohio State, Penn State, Purdue, Rutgers, Wisconsin-Madison) to submit up to two works on paper and similar flat canvases for inclusion in “Re-imaging Gender,” a competitive, juried exhibition.Re-imaging Gender” A Juried Exhibition Call for Art

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Categories: Call For Art