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.


Stamps students in good academic standing are eligible to apply up to three internship credits toward graduation requirements. In many cases, students network for their own internship opportunities; however, the Career Development Coordinator in the Smucker•Wagstaff Academic Programs Center compiles requests for interns from organizations and posts those opportunities through bulletin boards, email messages, and the web. Click here for the School of Art & Design's Internship Policies.

Internships with Google

January 12, 2018 • Internship

Please check out these 2 internships with Google:

UX Research Intern
UX Design Intern

Internships with the Innovation studio at the School of Public Health

January 11, 2018 • Internship

Intern with the Innovation Studio at the University of Michigan School of Public Health: The Innovation Studio is an interdisciplinary team that designs, develops, and delivers innovations that have the capacity to change the world. This summer the studio will launch three 12-week projects, including those based on research conducted at the University of Michigan School of Public Health and Michigan Medicine. As collaborative members of an interdisciplinary team, student interns will have the opportunity to engage clients directly and work together through a design process to create ambitious deliverables. This summer the studio is hiring several interns for the following roles:

Design Research Intern

Experience Design Intern

Business Design Intern

Policy Specialist Intern

Please submit your application via this form. Applications are due Sunday, February 25, 2018.

Any questions can be sent to

Internship with Jewelry Designer Pamela Love

January 10, 2018 • Internship

Native New Yorker Pamela Love began making jewelry in her Brooklyn apartment in 2007. Since then, she has created a full production facility and design studio in Manhattan’s garment district.

The brand is committed to sustainability and localized production. All gemstones and semiprecious stones are ethically sourced and almost all metal used is recycled. The entire jewelry-making process, from design to sampling to full-scale production, is completed domestically with the majority of it done in-house at Pamela Love’s Manhattan studio.

We are currently looking for diligent and enthusiastic students to intern for the Spring/Summer semester. This is a tremendous opportunity for the right individual to experience first hand how a small company operates in the fashion industry. Ideally, we would like an immediate start date, with a 3+ day / week commitment through the spring/summer. This internship is unpaid, however applicants may receive college credit if desired.

Please send your resume and a brief description about yourself and why you think you’d be great for the position to

Click here for full details

Internships at the Whitney

January 9, 2018 • Internship

The Whitney’s intern program offers training and direct experience working in one of New York City’s most exciting museums. If you are a college student interested in learning more about how museums work or are considering a museum career, we encourage you to apply. The Whitney’s internship program seeks talented people of all backgrounds—we value diversity of cultures, races and ethnicities, gender expressions, and abilities.

Interns are placed in departments across the Museum where they assist professional staff, interact with the public, conduct research, provide administrative support, and learn about modern and contemporary American art. Interns also gain valuable training, skills, and work experience as well as an opportunity to build a network of professional contacts.

Click here for full details

Design for Global Health Internship

January 8, 2018 • Internship

The UM Global Health Design Initiative (GHDI) application for Design for Global Health Internship is open! The Design for Global Health Internship is a full-time, 4-month paid summer internship. Interns apply design ethnography techniques to define global health challenges and conceptualize, prototype, and evaluate design solutions. Interns divide their time between the Laboratory for Global Health Technology (LIGHT) at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, MI and at a resource constrained clinical or community setting in Michigan, Ethiopia, Ghana, or Kenya.

Click here for full details

Design at IBM Maelstrom Internship

November 9, 2017 • Internship

Are you looking for an internship that feeds your soul?

IBM has just the thing for you in Maelstrom, an intensive software design internship experience that hires the dangerously curious, teaches through participatory learning, prototyping, and reflection, and drives to early outcomes for bleeding edge IBM products and services.

Over the course of the 8–10 week long experience in our Austin Studio, Maelstromers are deployed in small intern cohorts guided by their product team mentors to attack complex problems for real stakeholders. Think of it as the love child of Education and Practice.

Click here to apply

Internships with Detroit Public TV

June 7, 2017 • Internship

As a Production Intern at Detroit Public Television, you can get practical and realistic experience as a production assistant.  Interns assist the producers & studio directors in all phases of a project: pre-production,production, and post-production.

Click here for full details and for info on other internship opportunities at Detroit Public Television

Multicultural Undergraduate Internships Getty Foundation

April 18, 2016 • Internship

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: