UC Berkeley’s Arts and Design Initiative
Work-Study Position Available
The Arts and Design Initiative is seeking friendly, responsible, undergraduate work-study candidates to support a broad range of responsibilities in our Dwinelle Annex office. Students assist with outreach and communications, events, and administration, including helping to update and maintain the Arts + Design website and social media accounts. Ideal candidates have great attention to detail, are interested in social media (such as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter) and operating website platforms (such as Drupal), and have an overall interest in arts and design. Knowledge of Illustrator and Photoshop is a plus. This is an excellent opportunity for those of you looking to acquire valuable work experience in a team-centered office dedicated to supporting campus arts and design.
Send your current resume and a cover letter (no more than one page) to Amber Fogarty (email@example.com). Include information on your availability. Special consideration will be given to freshmen, sophomore, or juniors who might continue in this role for 1-3 years. The position is open to students with work study eligibility only.
The Arts and Design Initiative features, fortifies, and mobilizes existing excellence in the arts and design at UC Berkeley, while fostering new forms of dynamic collaboration, innovation, and public access across all arts and design fields, on our campus and in public life. Visit arts.berkeley.edu for more information.
The Fung Fellowship for Wellness and Technology Innovation Program:
The Fung Fellowship is a unique opportunity for rising juniors to participate in an interdisciplinary fellowship experience at the intersection of public health, design, and digital technology. Students from ALL majors work in teams to create innovative health and wellness solutions to address real world challenges alongside our community and industry partners. Fung Fellows utilize the iterative human-centered design process, public health principles, and emerging technology, such as VR, AI, machine learning, and block chain.
As a Fung Fellow you will:
Explore the Health + Tech space
Experience the design process from prototype to product
Embed in communities to co-create with them
Establish yourself as a young leader in an emerging field
Selected Fung Fellows attend a 3-unit course each semester, are supported in a summer internship, and have the opportunity to apply to a second year honors program.
Registered student at UC Berkeley
Rising Junior with a passion for health, wellness, social impact, design, and/or technology
How to Apply:
Learn more about the program at: https://fungfellows.berkeley.edu/
Please apply by completing this online application form.
Deadline to apply: February 1st, 2018 5:00pm PST. We will begin interviewing candidates on a rolling basis
Calling all Communications and Tech Savvy Students!
There are a number of positions that are available with various Arts + Design partners. Requirements are: good writing skills, knowledge of online and social media platforms, knowledge of basic website editing (Drupal, Wordpress etc.), ability to use illustrator and photoshop. If you are interested, please send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org for details.