Student Scholarships and Employment

Students Assistants (Paid and Volunteer Opportunities)

Students at all levels who are interested in gaining research and advanced academic experience are encouraged to submit a current resume along with a letter of interest to become a student assistant.  Student assistants are hired in a variety of capacities to support the Division administration, research faculty, or academic instructors. For paid positions, students are compensated on an hourly basis at a rate of compensation commensurate with the nature of the opportunities that are available and the student's skills and expertise. Volunteer opportunities are also available to provide students with professional experience pertinent to their career pursuits and as independent study opportunities for course credit to be applied to their academic major course of study.  Students who are interested in becoming student assistants should email letter of interest and current resume to:

Heather Ladanyi


Division of Kinesiology, Health and Sport Studies

2157 Faculty/Administration Bldg.

656 West Kirby

Detroit, MI 48202

(313) 577-1191