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 Stamps School of Art and Design or The University of Michigan.

Freelance Photographer

April 23, 2018 • Freelance: Art and Design

The UM Philosophy Department would like someone to take photos of two graduation receptions on Friday, April 27, 2018: candids of grad and their families before the ceremonies and shots of the grads as they are recognized.

Both receptions will be in the Michigan League. The Philosophy, Politics and Economics reception is 9:30-12, and the Philosophy reception is 2:30-5.

Please send a resume and portfolio link to Judith Beck ASAP
. Compensation will be $25/hr.

Freelance Illustration

April 20, 2018 • Freelance: Art, Freelance: Art and Design

Dr. Sanjay Saint and Dr. Vineet Chopra in the Division of Hospital Medicine are looking for an illustrator to generate approximately 30 color cartoon-type images for their upcoming book on Leadership for Healthcare. 

The images will be based on the topics covered by the book, presented as a series of 30 ‘rules’.  The illustrator will have access to the manuscript and will work in collaboration with the editorial staff in Hospital Medicine.  Final artwork should be completed by August 1, 2018 and be available in high resolution digital form. 

Compensation for this work will be $50 per image.  The illustrator will receive mention and appropriate credit in the book. 

Please email a resume and samples of your work/lportfolio link to Jasna Markovac

Freelance Print Design

April 18, 2018 • Freelance: Art and Design, Freelance: Design

Kathy Babiak of the School of Kinesiology is in need of a designer to create a 2-4 page marketing document.  We need someone to integrate design and graphics into the copy we have

Please submit a resume and several examples of past work, especially marketing pieces, to and (Kathy and Alisha) by April 27, 2018.

Work needs to be completed and delivered by May 11.

$250 flat rate for the completed project.

Staff for the Michiganensian Yearbook

April 16, 2018 • Freelance: Art and Design, Freelance: Design

Have a few extra hours to spare in your schedule? Join the staff of the Michiganensian Yearbook for the 2018-2019 school year! Business staff positions include marketing, sales, operations and finance. We offer editorial positions in photography, writing, and design. Anyone and everyone is welcome to apply.

Our open Edit positions include:

Copy Editor

Click here for full details

Freelance Artist/Designer for Tombstone Design

April 9, 2018 • Freelance: Art, Freelance: Art and Design, Freelance: Design

Amber Dryden is seeking an artist/designer for a tombstone design project. 

Must be creative above all things, easy to work with, and have good computer skills.  Specific aspects may include, but are not limited to advice regarding photo selection and placement, digital photo editing, layout of decorations/writing/artwork, creating multiple digital tombstone designs for consideration of family members, and commission of additional artwork for project (if needed).  Bonus, but not required: Digital design, photos, stone carving, color, composition, drawing (animals, people, flowers, etc.), sculpture, architectural skills.

Please send resume (or introductory paragraph) and link to portfolio (or sample works via Google Drive) to by May 1, 2018

Compensation to be negotiated with selected artist/designer.

Exhibition Opportunities

July 25, 2016 • Call For Art, Call for Design, Freelance: Art and Design

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!