UW Department of Statistics – Student Photographer Wanted for Graduation Ceremony

UW Student Photographer (Student Assistant) Description:

The Department of Statistics is seeking a UW student photographer who will be able to take high-quality and high-resolution photographs of the department graduation that will be happening on Friday, June 7, 2024, between 10:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. at a UW campus location in Seattle, WA. This position will be compensated for a total amount of $600 as a one-time payment via Workday. We expect the photographer to work during the department ceremony and outside of the event to edit photos and change the format of the files.


  • Knowledge of photography techniques. Can exhibit a good balance of creativity and technical expertise.
  • Ability to kneel, crouch, bend, walk, stand, and sit for long periods.
  • Proficient with photo production equipment and photo editing software (i.e. photoshop or other tool that is equivalent).
  • Ability to demonstrate excellent leadership, customer service, and communication skills.
  • Must have their own photo production equipment (i.e. digital SLR camera would be desired) and photo editing software (i.e. photoshop or other tool that is equivalent).Application instruction:Applicants should submit the following:
  • CV/Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Photography portfolio (Ideally, portrait shots. At least 5-10 photos to demonstrate samples of your work)
    Please submit applications via UW Handshake link: https://app.joinhandshake.com/emp/jobs/8835526If you have any questions, please contact Kristine Chan, Faculty HR & Academic Services Manager at kyunchan@uw.edu.