Career Opportunities

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Exhibition Opportunities

July 25, 2016

Are you looking for a venue on campus to show your work?  The Center for Campus Involvement (CCI) wants to help!

You can apply for an exhibition in the Michigan Union by going to the website and filling out the application at least one month prior to the opening.

In addition to the Michigan Union, the CCI also provides an opportunity to exhibit your work at Pierpont Commons and the Michigan League.

Don’t wait!  Apply to get your work up now!

Freelance TShirt Design

July 21, 2016

The College of Engineering is looking to hire an illustrator to create a t-shirt design for the 2016 Michigan Engineering Homecoming Weekend. 

This person will have the opportunity to meet with us on our goals and create a unique design to be worn during all our homecoming activities. 

To be considered, please submit your resume and link to your portfolio to Brie Winnega ( The deadline for submissions is Friday, August 19.  Compensation: $100.

Graphic Designer for Quikly

July 21, 2016

As a Graphic Designer at Quikly you will play a key role in the successful execution of Quikly campaigns leveraged by some largest brands in the world including Victoria’s Secret, McDonald’s, Domino’s, American Eagle and more. From design ideation to execution, you will be challenged to deliver engaging creative primarily for web, mobile, and mobile app usage that is exposed to millions of consumers. Additionally, you will help produce designs for marketing collateral, both digital and print.

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Categories: Full Time

Full Time Museum Manager

July 21, 2016

The Ella Sharp Museum is currently seeking a Museum Manager for our Cell Block 7 location.

Click here for an in depth position description.

To apply submit a Cover Letter and Resume to by August 19th @ 12 PM.

Categories: Full Time

Digital Fabrication Studio Monitor

July 20, 2016


The primary supervisor for this position is the Digital Fabrication Studio Coordinator. The Digital Fabrication Studio Monitor may be asked to report to other Studio Coordinators as needed.


Assist the Coordinator with the use and maintenance of the Digital Fabrication Studio, assist students with the use of the studio, perform machine orientations, in some cases, run machines for students/faculty.

Job location

The Digital Fabrication Studio is located in room 1074 of the Art & Architecture Building

Click here for full details

Categories: Part Time, Work Study

Student Ambassador Program for The Ark

July 13, 2016

The Ark, a nonprofit music venue in downtown Ann Arbor, is looking for passionate, outgoing, creative, and responsible students to join their new student ambassador program. The goal of the program is to increase public awareness, contact, and engagement with University of Michigan students with The Ark. To that end, students will gain valuable experience in marketing, social media, event planning, nonprofits and more. Estimated weekly time commitment is 5 hours/week and the program commitment is for the fall and winter semesters.

Students can submit this application with a resume to They can also contact for an application or more information about the position.

Applications are due by September 23 at midnight.

This is not a paid position, but ambassadors will receive merchandise, tickets, exclusive access to Ark performances and professional staff and professional experience.

Categories: Part Time

826michigan seeks Fall Interns in Ann Arbor, Ypsilanti, and Detroit!

July 11, 2016

826michigan, a local non-profit organization, is looking for interns for the fall of 2016! 

826michigan is a creative writing and tutoring center, headquartered behind the Liberty Street Robot Supply & Repair storefront (both owned and operated by 826) in Ann Arbor and are getting ready to open our second space in the Eastern Market neighborhood in Detroit. We provide after-school tutoring, creative writing workshops, field trips, in-school assistance, and more to local students ages 6-18.

We are seeking individuals who are looking for a meaningful internship and/or volunteer experience in the non-profit world and have an interest in creative writing, teaching, youth development, fundraising, marketing, editing, event planning, research, program evaluation, and/or business administration.

Our past interns and volunteers have found this a great learning and experience-building opportunity, and many have gone on to work in various fields including education, non-profit management, business, and more!

We are accepting applications for our Fall 2016 Internships through August 1!  Please send an email with a cover letter and resume to Amy Sumerton at

Categories: Internship

Interesting Opportunity for the Right Recent Arts Grad!

July 5, 2016

One year paid internship with HDTS and A-Z West/Part-time

Location: Joshua Tree, CA

Duration: 9/17/2016–7/31/2017 (end date is flexible)

Description: High Desert Test Sites (non-profit arts organization) and A-Z West (Andrea Zittel’s compound/testing grounds for experimental designs in living) is looking to fulfill a part-time, one-year long rotating position. This position would be perfect for recent, mature, BFA graduate or an artist looking for a year long experience in the high desert. We are looking for articulate, hard working, highly organized, outgoing, competent and hardy individuals.  Duties includes everything from hard outdoor labor, to housekeeping, to communicating with residents and visitors.  Our ideal candidate would find cleaning therapeutic, not demoralizing.  An outgoing personality would be helpful as A-Z West tends to be a very active social environment. Clear and succinct verbal skills also very important.

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Content Development Internship

June 23, 2016

This internship is an opportunity for students to get practical, real life experience developing a social media presence for a fashion, gift and home design business in Dexter, MI. We are looking for a student with a unique sense of design and a strong passion for engaging with others online in a professional and helpful manner. The ideal candidate would be an excellent communicator with an interest in pursuing a communication/marketing career in design or fashion industries, and an eagerness to expand their professional experience. The Content Development intern will design and curate a new website, Facebook Page and Pinterest site. In the school year, the Intern will maintain our online and social media presence, generate external media press releases and manage blog style posts about design and fashion.

The position will be for the summer with an opportunity for extension through the 2016/17 school year to be evaluated start of fall term.

The Content Development Internship is a paid position. Resumes must be received by July 8th.

Click here for full details.

Send cover letter and two writing samples with your resume to:

Attention: Laura Keefer
8122 Main Street
Dexter, MI 48130

Categories: Internship, Part Time

Work Study positions available in the Stamps Sculpture Studio & New Metals Shop

June 15, 2016

The Sculpture Studio is seeking to fill multiple studio monitor/ assistant positions for Fall 2016.  Primary responsibilities include safety monitoring of studio users, cleaning, tool maintenance, building studio fixtures,  etc.

Secondary responsibilities include assisting and advising students users and faculty. 
Students should have a working knowledge of the sculpture studio or metals studio.  Industrial Design, Digital fabrication and prototyping experience a plus.


Pay rate is $10/hr.
Please contact Matt Bierl

Categories: Part Time, Work Study

Multicultural Undergraduate Internships Getty Foundation

April 18, 2016

Please note these opportunities are for LA residents only and the application cycle is yearly (deadline in February).  However, the Getty also funds other creative opportunities which can be found here:

Categories: Internship

Exhibition Opportunities

March 9, 2016

Did you know that the Center for Campus Involvement has exhibition opportunities for students?

Well, they do!  Click here for a list of the exhibition spaces

Want to apply for an exhibition of your very own? Click here!

Who knows?  Your IP show might look good smack in the middle of campus…

Categories: Call For Art

Plumbwork Product Design Scholarship

February 25, 2016

As a design-led consumer business, the board of Plumbworld have recognised the need to cultivate product design talent in the bathroom sector. We are committed to discovering the first Plumbworld Design Scholar in 2017. Do you have what it takes to design a product for the bathroom industry? We are looking for one gifted individual to design a Bathroom Suite and in return, we will sponsor you with £5,000 (US $7,250) to assist you with your year at University.

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Categories: Fellowships