Wellness & Risk Reduction Internships at U of M

February 27, 2017

MHealthy, The Well-being and Risk Reduction Department at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor is accepting applications for 2017 Summer Internships (May–August). The types of Internships are listed below, and the application can be found here: MHealthy Internship Application Summer 2017.

  1. Nutrition –this internship of 6–8 hours a week will primarily consist of helping with the implementation of Farmers’ Markets across the UM campus as well as chef demos on campus. For more information about Nutrition at the University of Michigan, please go here: https://hr.umich.edu/benefits-wellness/health/mhealthy/physical-well-being/nutrition
  2. Project Healthy Schools—this internship of up to 30 hours a week will consist of helping with onsite events at schools, producing instructional videos for teachers, working on curriculum revision & development, and assisting in assembling lesson materials . One’s own transportation is required, as travel to area middle schools is necessary. For more information about Project Healthy Schools please go here: https://hr.umich.edu/benefits-wellness/health/mhealthy/patient-community/project-healthy-schools
  3. Tobacco Consultation Service—this internship of up to 20 hours a week is designed for the intern to work with the development and implementation of a smoke-free student ambassador program. For more about MHealthy’s Tobacco Consultation Service, please go here: https://hr.umich.edu/benefits-wellness/health/mhealthy/physical-well-being/alcohol-tobacco-programs
  4. Physical Activity / Employee Wellness—this internship of up to 30 hours a week will assist in program planning, implementation and analysis (particularly with physical activity programs, but including other programs as well). Also involved may be some experience in learning about planning large wellness events. For more information about physical activity please go here: https://hr.umich.edu/benefits-wellness/health/mhealthy/physical-well-being/physical-activity

All internships may have the option of some form of payment. All applications (including resume and cover letter) should be returned to cmgi@umich.edu by March 17, 2017.

If you have questions about any of these internships, please contact the Cmgi team at cmgi@umich.edu.

Need help with your resume and cover letter before applying? Come see a College of Education Career Services representative during walk-in hours in 134 Erickson Hall:

  • Tuesdays – 10-11:30 a.m.
  • Fridays – 3:30-5 p.m.

There will be no walk-in hours during spring break, but if you’d like to talk with your career consultant that week, email Pepa Casselman at carls173@msu.edu.