We’re Hiring Students for Fall 2021!

Student Web Design Specialist 

$20/hr (two positions available, up to 15 hours per week)

Fall 2021

The UConn DMD Digital Experience Lab/UConn Digital Experience Group is pleased to offer an opening for a remote Student Web Design Specialist to join an exciting research lab at the Storrs Campus. This position is valid for up to 15 hours of work throughout the Fall 2021 semester.

Under the supervision of faculty and staff, the Student Web Specialist assists with UX research, UI/UX Design, website/web app design and development, website content management, problem solving, and product maintenance on a variety of lab projects.


  • Performs web design and development duties on a variety of websites and digital properties;
  • Creates/edits content for websites and web applications;
  • Provides insights regarding UX design, process, and documentation of a variety of projects.

Minimum Qualifications 

  • An interest in web design, UX design, and associated disciplines;
  • The ability to work independently and communicate often;
  • Comfort with the Adobe Suite;
  • Working knowledge of the principles of web usability;
  • Experience with a variety of UX/web design tools;
  • Exemplary written and oral communications.


Other Desirable Qualifications/Skills 

  • Familiarity with, or eagerness to learn HTML, CSS and Javascript
  • Past or upcoming coursework or professional experience in web design and development.

To Apply

To be considered for this position, contact joel@uconn.edu (cc: vert@uconn.edu and brian@uconn.edu) with a brief cover letter, resume, and pertinent work examples.