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A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position. **In your cover letter, please review the UMSI Fall 2021 course catalog and advise what courses and types of courses you are interested in and qualified to support.

This posting covers 3 residential degree programs- Bachelor of Science in Information, Master of Science in Information and Master of Health Informatics.  

Job Summary

The School of Information (UMSI) is a progressive, interdisciplinary professional school offering a Bachelor of Science in Information, a Master of Science in Information, a Master of Health Informatics, and a Ph.D. Our mission is to create and share knowledge so that people will use information – with technology – to build a better world.

The School of Information is seeking Instructional Aides to help support Winter courses. For more information about the School of Information (UMSI), please see our website.  


Responsibilities may include some of the following:  Support instructing faculty in helping facilitate courses and the preparation of instructional materials; give laboratory or clinical demonstrations; prepare, administer, and grade examinations, or assignments, under the guidance of faculty and using a rubric.  May help organize course materials.

Desired Qualifications*

 Graduation from a college or university with a Bachelor's or Master's degree, or an equivalent knowledge of the subject matter.

Additional Information

Hours will vary over the course of the term as instructional support needs fluctuate.   

Background Screening

The University of Michigan conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background checks.  Background checks are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

Contact Information

Please do not contact the faculty member who is teaching the course.  Any questions should be directed to 

Application Deadline

Applications will be reviewed on a regular basis.  Even though a course is listed it doesn't mean that an instructional aide will be hired for the course. The need and enrollment will determine if an instructional aide will be hired for the course.  

U-M EEO/AA Statement

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