Student Employment

Program Assistant


Job #: 111020
Location: Multiple Locations
Department: Intergroup Relations (IGR)
Rate: $12/hr.
Resume Required? Yes
Work-Study? Either, Work-Study or Non-Work-Study Available

Program Summary
The Program on Intergroup Relations (IGR) is a social justice education program that blends theory and experiential learning to facilitate students’ learning around social group identity, social inequality, and intergroup relations.

CommonGround, a student-run program within IGR, provides workshops for groups of UM students (student organizations, courses, etc.) by request. The workshops aim to raise awareness about social identities, power, privilege, and oppression. CommonGround prepares undergraduate and graduate students to create and facilitate these interactive workshops.

Position Description
The Curriculum Specialist position is an exciting opportunity for students who have practice designing and/or leading educational experiences (dialogues, workshops, training, programs, etc.) on social justice topics.

COVID-19 vaccinations are now required for all University of Michigan students, faculty and staff across all three campuses, including Michigan Medicine, by the start of the fall term on Aug. 30, 2021. This includes those working or learning remotely. More information on this new policy is available on the Campus Blueprint website or the UM-Dearborn and UM-Flint websites.