Design Lab Student Positions

Want a job with the Shapiro Design Lab? Our staff is made up of undergraduates and graduate students from a variety of disciplines, who help develop and manage our projects and keep the lab running smoothly.

Please check our blog, Lab Notes, for position postings and sign up for our mailing list to find out about upcoming opportunities.

The majority of our positions are posted and hired at the beginning of the academic year. Opportunities for 2021-2022 are listed now.


Open to undergraduates

As an intern, you’ll:

  • Provide day-to-day support for our spaces: the PIE space, our media production rooms, and our workshop
  • Consult on projects brought to the lab by students, faculty, and staff
  • Work on projects being led by the Design Lab


Open to graduate students 

As a resident, you’ll develop your own year-long project that relates to the overall work of the Design Lab.

You’ll also offer project consultations and help students, faculty, and staff use our equipment when needed.