Now Hiring: 2022 Summer Student Design Lead

Job Title: Student Assistant II, Design Lead
Reports to: BFI Communications Coordinator
Pay: $29.02 (GSR Step V), 20 hours per week

How to apply:
Application deadline: April 12, 2022
Length of position (flexible): May 13, 2022 – August 12, 2022

The Berkeley Food Institute (BFI) at the University of California, Berkeley seeks to transform food systems to expand access to healthy, affordable food and promote sustainable and equitable food production. We empower new leaders with capacities to cultivate diverse, just, resilient, and healthy food systems. We pursue our mission through interdisciplinary programs in education, research, policy, communications, and community engagement.

BFI is currently looking for a student designer to lead creative for a new website design, to help communicate and promote BFI programs and initiatives. The position will be hybrid remote and be required to work in a team. Responsibilities to include:

  • Work with the Communications Coordinator and other BFI staff and contractors for a new website, collateral for online communication and visual assets, and other graphic asset needs.
  • Concept and develop visual strategy for the new BFI website, including website architecture and incorporating communication strategy
  • Support web engineering leads to ensure they have the needed design assets and architecture to support their work.

Current UC Berkeley graduate student. Master’s of Design students preferred but eligibility open to any graduate student with appropriate experience. Experience and skills with graphic design required. Skills with Adobe Creative Suite are required and skills with Figma preferred. This role is essential to the function of the Center, and therefore the successful candidate must be extremely organized and reliable in order to meet deadlines.

For any questions, please contact Justina Robinson at