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

Career Development

Career Opportunities

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Freelance Photography, Quick Turn Around

September 30, 2014

Stamps Alum Abbas Husain who runs Scorekeepers in downtown Ann Arbor is in need of a photographer. 

We are redoing our menu and need to photograph a few menu items.  It would be about 2 hours of work at the very maximum for a flat rate of $40. 

Please contact Abbas ASAP at


SNRE Looking for Work Study Student with InDesign Skills

September 29, 2014

School of Natural Resources & Environment has a work study position available for Winter 2015. The student will work with InDesign on book project for the framework of Environmental Justice.

Requirements: Working knowledge of InDesign

Hours: 5 to 10 hours per week
Salary $10 to $15 per hour

Click here for more details

To apply email cover letter and resume to and also to

Categories: Work Study


Intern for Cloth & Kind

September 29, 2014

Cloth & Kind is searching for the perfect graphic design intern to join our Ann Arbor, Michigan office.  We are seeking someone who is a total creative & graphic design genius, who vibes on our style and can design within that look and feel, who knows what’s next in social media faster than people can start #hashtaggingit, can throw together a blog post in Photoshop in no time flat, edits videos like a pro, knows the inner workings of Squarespace, is passionately creative, wickedly talented and whip smart. If you have a love of interior design, well then that’s just a big old plus (but not required). Oh, and someone who knows how to get stuff done on time… you know, that’s it. No biggie.

Please submit your resume and portfolio link to by November 7, 2014

* This is an unpaid position, but could evolve into a part or full time paid position for the right person

Categories: Internship


Work Study at the UMMA Museum Store

September 29, 2014

Museum Store Associate:

Assist customers; operate cash register; open and close store; restock merchandise; assist with displays; provide information and customer service to visitors; clean and organize work areas. Other tasks as assigned by manager.

You will also have the opportunity to put your creativity to work in making creative displays.

Please contact Jessica London Jessica London

Please click here for full details

Categories: Work Study


Videographer/Editor Wanted

September 26, 2014

The Sunfield Center for Autism, ADHD and Behavioral Health is seeking a videographer/editor to work on a freelance project for a short video using photos and short clips of toddlers in the first year of life.  Project needs to be completed by October 17th and compensation is a flat rate of $200. 

Please contact Suzi Sunfield to apply.


Internships with the Ella Sharp Museum

September 25, 2014

The Ella Sharp Museum is currently seeking interns for the Spring 2015 semester. We have several intern positions available:
        Educational Programming
·      Collections
·      Community Events
·      Art, Beer and Wine Event Management
·      Marketing Research

Click here for in depth position descriptions

Categories: Internship


Part Time Appraiser

September 25, 2014

Stefek’s is looking for a part time appraiser to join our team.  Applicant will research and evaluate personal property items for potential auction consignment or formal personal appraisal documentation.  Evaluation of property will be on-site in Grosse Pointe Farms, and at times in off-site locations.

Click here for full details

Categories: Part Time


Full Time Graphic Designer for Friedman Real Estate Solutions

September 25, 2014

Friedman is looking for an experienced Graphic Designer to join our talented team. Friedman is a fast paced organization where we encourage creativity and innovation. Our team members are the key to our success and we’re counting on you to take us to the next level!

Click here for full details

Categories: Full Time


Two Internsips with Kresge Arts in Detroit

September 24, 2014

The Kresge Arts in Detroit office at the College for Creative Studies is seeking 2 interns, one for Arts Administration and one for Digital Media.

Click here to learn about both

Categories: Internship


Videographer and Graphic Design Assistance Needed

September 23, 2014

The all female, nationally competitive, Indian-fusion dance team Michigan TAAL is seeking a videographer to create an intro video.

These videos are essentially short films which include our team members as the actors. (We are looking to create about a 1-2 minute video)
Our theme and and script for the film will be set, but we are very open to students adding their own creativity and suggestions. If anything, it would be a great piece to add to a portfolio/reel, and an opportunity for their work to be exposed to audiences all across the nation!

We are also looking for a graphic designer to help redesign our logo & help out with promotional flyers for the year,

Please submit your resume and a link to your portfolio/reel to Neha Kapil by October 1, 2014


Full Time Graphic Design Position with TMC Furniture/Ode Creative

September 23, 2014

Ann Arbor-based TMC Furniture and Ode Creative designs and manufactures furniture for the contract market.  We are looking for a full time inhouse graphic designer whose tasks would include designing and producing marketing materials for print and web of the following:

• product cut sheets and price lists
• brochures
• catalogs
• advertisements
• email campaigns
• tradeshow promotions
• interface with the sales team to create presentation flipbooks for architect/designer visits
• photography and illlustration potential

A design driven company with a lot of opportunity for creative growth. Looking for a well organized self-starter with the ability to work well on a team or solo and who can handle multiple tasks and projects at one time. Must be proficient in Adobe Creative Suite: InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and have familiarity with website Content Management Systems (CMS), such as Joomla.

Please send resume to

Categories: Full Time


Furniture/Home Decor Designer

September 23, 2014

Regina Andrew Design, Inc. is looking for a Full-Time Craftsman Fabricator who will help create /fabricate custom furniture, art work, lighting, and home décor products for our design team. We are highly selective, committed to hiring only those the best that are highly skilled in their trade with unwavering reliability, strong work ethic, and a desire to be the best.

Click here for full details

Categories: Full Time


Call for Submissions: Identity Politics in the VASA Journal

September 23, 2014

Throughout history the creation of images and art has been significantly concerned with issues of identity, such as gender, race, ethnicity, class, sexuality, etc. Yet it wasn’t until the latter half of the twentieth century that specific social movements developed, addressing the connections between identity categories and systems of power, and ultimately coining what we know today as “identity politics.”

Click here to learn more and to submit

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3 Job Openings with Living Arts Detroit

September 22, 2014

Living Arts Detroit has three opportunities currently available:

Director of Programs
Director of Administration
Operations Manager

Click here for information on all three

Living Arts exists to strengthen the urban neighborhoods of Southwest Detroit by cultivating an environment that sparks the imagination and fosters ingenuity through the arts and community development initiatives.

Categories: Full Time


Freelance Artists/Designers for Sneakers by Jordana

September 22, 2014

Sneakers by Jordana is a line of custom and themed sneakers designed personally for each customer. Our custom shoes are one of a kind and unique, and each design is thought out and hand crafted specifically for the customer. We connect with our customers to truly understand who they are and what they are thinking so we can create a sneaker that brings their ideas to life.

We are looking for part-time artists with advanced drawing skills that can help draw and color in our designs for Sneakers by Jordana. We pay by the shoe and prices will be negotiated with each artist. If interested, please email with your resume and your portfolio link by October 15, 2014.  We can also provide further information about this opportunity to work with us.

Compensation will be negotiated with interested artists