The University of Michigan Matthaei Botanical Gardens and Nichols Arboretum

job openings

The University of Michigan is growing its efforts in sustainable food systems education! Two full-time positions are available to support this work, including the new Campus Farm Manager and the University of Michigan Sustainable Food Program (UMSFP) Specialist. The Campus Farm Manager position, based in Matthaei Botanical Gardens and Nichols Arboretum, will steward the growth and operations of the Campus Farm with an emphasis on student leadership and formal and informal learning opportunities. The UMSFP Specialist, based in Student Life, will further the UMSFP mission to foster collaborative leadership that empowers students to create a sustainable food system at the University of Michigan while becoming change agents for a vibrant planet. These positions will work closely together. Learn more about these positions by clicking these links:

Campus Farm Manager details

U-M Sustainable Food Program Specialist details


Work study positions

To see current openings for work-study positions at Matthaei Botanical Gardens & Nichols Arboretum please visit the UM Student Employment website. Find our postings by filtering your search to show Work-Study positions for Botanical Gardens and Arboretum.

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.


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