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Student Ambassadors, The Design Lab

The Design Lab is recruiting several work-study positions for the Spring Quarter, including an exciting opportunity to act as the resident ambassador of the Design Lab.

As a Design Lab student ambassador, you will represent the Design Lab for any external or internal visitors, and support the day to day operation of the lab. Student ambassadors will have the opportunity to get in direct contact with researchers, staff, faculty, students, and postdocs in the lab to better understand their work and then be able to talk about it during on-site visits.

Tasks Include:
● Manage multiple projects relating to Design Lab programs, events, and daily operations. This includes developing and maintaining program logistics, brochures, website, etc.
● Represent the Design Lab in greeting visitors and valued guests and assisting and giving tours of the Design and Innovation Building (DIB).
● Collaborate with building manager to coordinate calendar events at the Design and Innovation building (DIB)
● Support Design Lab programming and events. Help with set up and break down for in-person events.
● Provide assistance with miscellaneous front desk duties

● Excellent organizational and communication skills
● Share a strong enthusiasm for Design Lab initiatives
● Work well with individuals and groups in a public environment
● Ability to communicate effectively with a diverse population
● Must be able to work on-campus at the Design and Innovation building (DIB)
● Must be enrolled in work study for Spring 2022

Students must be enrolled in work study to be eligible for this position. For more information work study, please refer to the following links:

Please fill out the application form for this work-study position:

Applications close: APRIL 1st, 2022

Design Lab Creative Content Producer/ STDT 3

The Design Lab is looking for an experience student content producer for our Communications team in the Spring 2022 quarter (ASAP).

Job Description:

Under the direction of the Design Lab Sr. Business Manager you will use Adobe Premiere, Adobe Lightroom and Adobe Photoshop to direct, design, and craft creative content for the Design Lab. You will utilize and take care of the Canon C100 Digital Camera, Canon 6D DSLR Camera, and audio equipment to produce Video and Photography. This includes compiling video footage, editing into an engaging storyline, and uploading footage to online sites such as YouTube, and Flickr. You will be expected to independently work on projects including setup and breakdown of equipment with little to no supervision. You will also work with the Design Lab Communications team on marketing campaigns, production of videos series, and photography service for Design Lab events. In addition, you’ll contribute to developing media to gear towards specific audiences, give feedback, attend weekly meetings, and complete other tasks as assigned.


  • Proven experience with Video/TV production and sound design

  • Demonstrated experience of photography principles and use of

  • photography equipment for photo shoots

  • Familiarity with media services, media equipment, and digital formats

  • Knowledge of social media practices

  • Strong technical reading and writing skills

  • Ability to communicate and work well with others

  • Proven experience with completing assigned projects on-time

  • Accountability for equipment

If you have relatives employed at UCSD, you must include the name, relationship and department where employed in your e-mail to me. This information is used only for the purpose of complying with the University’s nepotism policy.

How to Apply:
Send resume and portfolio of work to OPS Team

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