Museum Summer Intern
Position Number: 900109
Department or Office: Museum
Level: Level B (Skilled)
The Museum Summer Intern will perform research on artists in the collection or under consideration for acquisition, organize data and records, and gather information on possible exhibitions. The intern will also assist in producing museum correspondence, updating press contacts, maintaining office files, and assisting the staff with the daily function of the office.
Preference is given to History of Art and Architecture or Studio Art majors and participants in the Museum Assistants Program (MAP) with a serious interest in future study or work in the museum field.
- Excellent writing, editing, and proofreading skills
- Computer literacy: Microsoft Word a minimum; FileMaker Pro, Excel, and Photoshop helpful
- Digital photography and scanning experience helpful
- Proficiency in a foreign language helpful
- Careful attention to detail is paramount
Please complete the Summer Internship Application on the Art Museum Web site at http://www.middlebury.edu/arts/museum/students/internships.htm
and send it with a letter of interest, writing sample, and a current resume to:
Middlebury College Museum of Art
Mahaney Center for the Arts
Your letter should include your qualifications and experience, and an explanation of why you wish to be considered for the internship. Qualified candidates will be interviewed by Museum staff members.