Internships \\ Interpretation

Interpretation Intern

Do you love museums and want to help make them more accessible and engaging to all audiences? The Interpretation team is looking for an enthusiastic intern with an interest in exhibition content development and audience engagement to join our team. The interpretation intern will assist team members on current projects related to the reinstallation of the museum’s collection galleries in 2019. As an active contributor to the Interpretation team, the intern will fulfill a variety of tasks, including research, interpretive material development, and more.

Internship Qualifications: Undergraduate or graduate students with experience and interest in museum studies, museum education, art history, and/or the humanities are encouraged to apply. The position requires excellent interpersonal and presentation skills. Familiarity with Microsoft Office is necessary, and experience with the Adobe Creative Suite is a plus. The ideal applicant is enthusiastic, detail-oriented, self-motivated, and comfortable managing multiple tasks in a fast-paced office environment. Candidates must be able to communicate clearly and professionally with museum staff, researchers, and visitors. Office skills such as data entry and Internet research capabilities as well as excellent organizational skills and the ability to work with confidential material are essential. This internship requires a minimum of 15 hours per week.