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Career Opportunities

Full time, part time and internship postings are listed on Handshake - please log into your Handshake account and click on the “Design/Art” job function, or simply use the key words “art” or “design” to search for related jobs and internships. All other postings (freelance, calls for art, etc.) can be found below.

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

Spring 2021 FOX Entertainment Virtual Internship Program (Remote)

November 13, 2020 • Student Employment and Work Study

FOX is proud to support a culture of creativity, entrepreneurial spirit and community that attracts the industry’s brightest talent. The FOX Entertainment Virtual Internship Program is for motivated college students who are passionate about entertainment and the media industry. FOX Interns are paid to gain real world work experience with guidance from top industry professionals. FOX Interns are assigned to a department that matches their skill set, work experience, and career aspirations. Please note this internship is available nationwide as a remote internship opportunity.

Click here for full details and to apply

Virtual Internship Program Information Session on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at 6:30PM ET/ 3:30PM PT. During this session we will take a deeper dive into our program structure, eligibility requirements, and programming for the upcoming semester. This is a great opportunity for students to connect with our team while gaining valuable information on how to standout during the recruitment process.

Please take a moment to register for the session here. This is an open event and we welcome both undergraduate and graduate students.

Visual Design Intern, Apple Media Products

November 11, 2020 • Student Employment and Work Study

The people here at Apple don’t just build products - they create the kind of wonder that’s revolutionized entire industries. It’s the diversity of those people and their ideas that inspires the innovation that runs through everything we do, from amazing technology to industry-leading environmental efforts. Join Apple, and help us leave the world better than we found it.

Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, great ideas have a way of becoming amazing products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there’s no telling what you could accomplish.

Click here for full details and to apply

UI/UX Opportunities

November 9, 2020 • Freelance: Art and Design

Iman Yeckehzaare and 1Cademy have several openings in ongoing research related to UI/UX Design:

Video and Motion Graphics Editor
UI Designer
UX Researcher

Click here for full details

Art Around Saline Call for Art

November 9, 2020 • Call For Art

PROJECT SUMMARY:
Reproductions of original, contemporary art by Washtenaw area artists will be framed and installed for exterior public display in historic downtown Saline, Michigan. Selected works will be on display for at least one year, after which they may be removed or displayed elsewhere within the City of Saline, MI, at the discretion of the Saline Arts and Culture Committee.

AWARDS:
Works for Art Around Saline 2021 will be selected by a blind jury.
Each selected artist will receive an honorarium of $300.

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Freelance Logo Design

October 7, 2020 • Freelance: Art and Design

The Center for Cell Plasticity and Organ Design (CPOD) is rebranding and we need a new logo.

Please email your resume and a link to portfolio to Tamika to organogenesis@umich.edu

- Deadline for application is October 19, 5 PM
- Compensation is $500

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Digital Fabrication Studio Monitors

July 22, 2019 • Student Employment and Work Study

Stamps Digital Fabrication Studio coordinator Mike Vitale is seeking to hire Digital Fabrication Studio Monitors for the 2019-2020 academic year (positions start in Fall 2019).

The Digital Fabrication Studio is located in rooms 1074, 1071, and 1070 of the Art & Architecture Building, and the coordinator’s office is in 1075D.

Summary of Responsibilities
The Digital Fabrication Studio Monitors have responsibilities divided between but not limited to the different machines listed below:

  • 3 Form2 SLA 3D printers
  • 2 Fusion3 FDM Printers
  • 1 Roland GX-400 Vinyl Cutter
  • 1 Roland MDX-540A 4-axis CNC Milling Machine
  • 1 Shopbot PRS Alpha 4’ x 8’ CNC Router with Rotary Axis
  • 1 PLS 6.75 Universal Laser Cutter (with rotary attachment)
  • 1 ILS 12.75 Universal Laser Cutter
  • 1 Barudan Embroidery Machine

Monitors will help students, instructors, and staff in using the machines within the Digital Fabrication Studio. Monitors should also spend some time practicing on the machines so they may be able to answer operational questions.

Tasks will include:

  • Assisting users with operation of the machines
  • Assisting users in setting up files for the machines
  • Run some machine operations
  • Diagnose issues with files
  • Other responsibilities as outlined by the Coordinator: examples include lifting boxes delivered to the space, cleaning machines, studio space, work tables, etc.
  • Must be attentive and avoid distraction while on duty to ensure user safety on machines!

Application Submission
Applications should be submitted to the Digital Fabrication Studio Coordinator Mike Vitale via email: mpvitale@umich.edu.

Download Full Position Information (PDF)

Internships with Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Gold Program

April 19, 2019 • Student Employment and Work Study

The Academy Gold Program is a multi-tiered educational and experiential initiative designed to enhance and extend an industry-wide diversity internship enhancement program under the Academy brand. The initiative affords top film entertainment, technology, production services and digital media companies an all-inclusive pass to recruit and educate a nationwide pool of diverse talent. The program offers interns exclusive access to Academy members, industry professionals, screenings, and educational workshops offering an inclusive industry networking experience.

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Call list from Creative Capital

March 4, 2019 • Call For Art

Artist Opportunities with Upcoming Deadlines
Every month we publish a list of opportunities with open applications for artists, writers, and curators.

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Jobs with Community Action Network

March 1, 2019 • Student Employment and Work Study

Community Action Network (CAN) partners with children, youth, and families from under-resourced Washtenaw County neighborhoods to create better futures for themselves and improve the communities in which they live.

CAN often has jobs available for current students and recent graduates.

Click here for details and to apply

Submit Your Art to ArtStartArt

February 14, 2019 • Call For Art

Introducing ArtStartArt

Art schools are overflowing with amazing artists.
We help you discover them first.
We’re making it easier than ever to purchase original artwork from the best student artists at top universities across the country.

Click here to learn more and to start submitting your art!

Internships with Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit (MOCAD)

November 20, 2018 • Student Employment and Work Study

MOCAD has the following internships available:

Exhibitions Intern
Teen Council + Youth Programs Intern
Membership Intern
Special Events +Facility Rentals Intern
Grants + Foundation Relations Intern
Curatorial Team Internship

Click here for full details and to apply

Associate Creative Designer at Credit Acceptance in Southfield

August 9, 2018 • Full Time

Credit Acceptance in Southfield, MI seeks a full-time Associate Creative Designer.

Support the Creative Design Team, with a focus on the video production objectives.

• Support all video production and ad hoc design request, as necessary
• Take creative ideas from concept to completion
• Set up, prep equipment, and film necessary footage during our video production days.

Click here for full details, and start your application online at creditacceptance.com/careers

Stamps Students Wanted!  Michigan Telefund

May 11, 2018 • Part Time

Want to earn $11+/hour while working a flexible schedule? Consider Michigan Telefund!

At Telefund, Michigan students call on our university alumni, parents, and friends to financially support one of the great universities in the world. We succeed because of our positive team environment, the strong professional development of our full time and student staff, and the continual pursuit of excellence that characterizes the University of Michigan.

We have provided students with part-time fundraising jobs and an introduction to philanthropy since 1992!

Click here to apply!