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How to Apply

A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume. 

Submit as a single, combined pdf document:

  • cover letter
  • resume/CV
  • url to your film/video portfolio
  • names and contact information of three professional references

Job Summary

BlueLink, a multimedia project serving curricula of the University of Michigan Division of Anatomical Sciences, Department of Surgery is seeking to hire an experienced videographer for the development and production of anatomy videos and films. The videographer will work closely with a project coordinator and principal investigators (PIs). The videographer will provide administrative and project management support for the project workgroup, and is expected to develop and implement a successful plan for a large-scale addition of films and videos to the project. The videographer reports directly to the PIs.


This is a term-limited, full time, 12-to-24-month appointment, with possibility of extension. At the end of the stated term, the appointment may terminate and will not be eligible for Reduction in Force (RIF) benefits.  Work will be onsite at the University of Michigan Medical School. 


  • With consultation with anatomy faculty, develop and produce anatomy videos, micro- & mini-documentaries
  • Participate in a creative workgroup with a collegial atmosphere to develop electronic learning tools for learners with a diversity of backgrounds and educational experiences
  • Assist in the daily operations of anatomical specimen curation and lab setup, as needed
  • Other duties as arising

Required Qualifications*

  • Previous video & film development and production
  • Camera work (we have a Sony A7 Mark II)
  • Lighting work
  • Post-production work
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively
  • Ability to successfully manage multiple assignments
  • High proficiency in either Office or Google Docs

Desired Qualifications*

  • Knowledge of human anatomy, or a desire to learn
  • Experience with photography and Photoshop appreciated

Additional Information

BlueLink supports nearly all of the curricula of the Division of Anatomical Sciences as well as Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) through EdX. BlueLink has a significant web and YouTube presence. The BlueLink project seeks to convey anatomical understanding through concise, precise, and illustrative multimedia. We believe in the collaborative strength of creativity, diversity, and investment in the professional development of project members.

Background Screening

Michigan Medicine conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings.  Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act.

Application Deadline

Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. This job may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.