Careers & Internships

The Kinesiology Career Development Center is available to support graduate and undergraduate students through all aspects of career and professional development.

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Both peer advisors will also offer assistance by appointment throughout the week for those who are unable to attend the drop-in hours. For appointments with peer advisors, send an email with your degree, major, and availability to kinescareers@umich.edu.

  • Job and Internship OpportunitiesKINNECTIONS is the place for all things career. View postings specific to Kinesiology students, peruse career tools and resources, and schedule a career advising appointment. Visit the KINNECTIONS page for more information.

  • Career Development Programs. Each semester the Career Development Center will host career-specific workshops focusing on professional development. Carve out time in your schedule to attend these relevant programs.

  • Drop-In Advising. A career peer advisor can review your resume, cover letter, and/or LinkedIn profile. Drop-in hours will be held at 555 S. Forest Ave., and students will be assisted on a first come, first serve basis. Drop-in hours:
    • Ben (MVS/IONM '17): Fridays 1-5 pm
    • Trevor (SM '17): Tuesdays and Thursdays 11-1 pm 
    • Both peer advisors will also offer assistance by appointment throughout the week for those who are unable to attend the drop-in hours. For appointments with peer advisors, send an email with your degree, major, and availability to kinescareers@umich.edu.
  • Career Advising Appointments. Meet one-on-one with Career Development Center staff to discuss resumes, cover letters, job or internship search strategies, or salary negotiation. Schedule an appointment with Amy Fredell, Career Services Coordinator.  

  • Kinesiology Career Fair. The School of Kinesiology hosts an annual Networking & Recruiting Career Fair. Attend this event to connect with recruiters from a variety of organizations. A networking reception takes place directly after the fair. Consider attending the reception to mingle with employers and alumni in a less formal setting.

  • Employer Information Sessions. The Career Development Center hosts employers interested in recruiting Kinesiology students through information sessions. Information sessions can be virtual or in-person.

  • Connections with Alumni. The School of Kinesiology has a very engaged alumni base. Alumni post opportunities, present programs, and help support students in their professional development.

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