Block 7 Course – Controversies and Ethics in Museums

GS222 Topics: Controversies and Ethics in MuseumsBlock 7 – FlexHow are museums responding to the extraordinary challenges and opportunities of the twenty-first century? This course examines how museums function as institutions of power, shaping our understanding of art, culture, history, and identity. As such, in recent decades museums have become lightning rods of controversy sparking…

Museum Fellowships

From the MuseWeekly: Opportunities and information for Current & Emerging Professionals. Interested in these, subscribe to the MuseWeekly for more. The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco seek applicants for its Collections Cataloguing Fellowship. The fellow will work with the Registration and Collections Management team for a term of 2 years, from September 2021-August 2023 and…

Info Session: Bard Graduate Center, New York, NY

Bard Graduate Center | New York, NY  MA & PhD Programs in Decorative Arts, Design History, Material Culture Virtual Grad Programs Info Session Tuesday, November 17, 4:00 – 5:00 pm ESTZoom Link: https://bgc-bard.zoom.us/j/95988142969 Zoom Passcode: 915626 For over 25 years, Bard Graduate Center has been training the next generation of curators, researchers, and museum and arts…

Museum Resource

Subscribe Here Whether you know you want to work or intern in a museum or you just have a curiosity for all things related to history or cultural heritage, this is a great resource. Subscribe to receive information right to your inbox related to jobs and internships, conferences, and workshops. Great information to learn more…

Jobs and Internships in museums, interpretation, and preservation

MuseWeekly, from The University of Delaware Museum Studies Program, often shares some great job and internship postings. Check out some recently posted opportunities. Want to subscribe yourself? PAID Internships: The Mariners Museumis seeking applications for their Education Internship. Newport News, VA The Arts and Culture Department in Irving, TX is seeking applications for their Museum…

Museum Education Assistant – Paraprofessional

Assists in the work of planning, organizing, and facilitating educational and academic engagement programs connecting Colorado College and the Fine Arts Center museum. This is a 12-month paraprofessional position with the Museum, with the possibility of renewal for a second academic year. Responsibilities: Schedule and coordinate Education and Academic Engagement programming and perform general duties…

Smithsonian Office of Fellowships & Internships

Due 3/31: Exhibition Design Internship

Smithsonian National Museum of American History Washington, District of Columbia, United States americanhistory.si.edu Do you have a desire to gain experience with visual and experiential storytelling through museum exhibitions? The NMAH Exhibition Design Internship will provide you with real-world experience in the development and design of object-based, interpretive exhibitions. Develop your 3-D and graphic design…

History Colorado Internships and Fellowships

History Colorado is committed to providing hands-on learning and career experience through our internship program. Interns have the opportunity to work closely with museum professionals on a variety of projects to gain practical training in museum work. Interns are assigned to museum departments based on the department’s need and the educational background, experience, and interests of…

Museum Summer Intern, Colorado College Fine Arts Center Museum

PAID internships available, May-August 2018 Purpose: To offer students rich opportunities to connect classroom learning to practical experiences, to build professional skills and connections while interacting with a wide public audience. Interns have the opportunity to learn about museum operations; object/artifact care, handling, and assessment; collections management and ethics and standards of the international museum…

Deadline 1/8: New York Historical Society Library & Museum Fellowships

The New-York Historical Society offers several long- and short-term fellowships during the academic year. Designed to encourage and promote the use of the institution’s diverse collections of primary and secondary sources, the fellowships are open to scholars at various times during their academic careers. Visit nyhistory.org/library/fellowships for instructions and application checklists for each fellowship. The application deadline for…

Paid Museum Internship (near campus) – American Numismatic Association

A student-assistant/intern position working with the ANA’s Edward C. Rochette Money Museum. This position will assist the collections manager with cataloguing the ANA’s holdings. This includes data entry, measuring, weighing and photographing objects to create a complete record in the museum database. The student will also assist in developing new exhibits, giving museum tours to…

Fine Arts Center Internship: Summer and Academic Year

Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center Museum Internships  The CSFAC Museum internships offer students rich opportunities to connect their classroom learning to practical experiences, and to build professional skills and connections while interacting with a wide public audience. The Mellon Summer Internship is a paid, part-time, 10 week internship funded through the Mellon Foundation to focus…

Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum picture

3/22: Museum Education Assistant

Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum The CSPM (Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum) builds a lasting connection to the Pikes Peak region by preserving and sharing our cultural history. In this position, you will assist the Program Coordinator with the Junior Docent and other family and youth interpretive programs. You will also work with a group of 30…