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Internships

Learning and Engagement Department
Reports to: Head of Educational Exhibitions and Manager of Museum Guide and Public Programs
Available: Year round
Application Deadline: rolling

The summer positions have been filled, currently accepting application materials for fall, winter/spring.

DeCordova’s Learning and Engagement Department is seeking an enthusiastic, motivated graduate or college (juniors and seniors only) student for assistance in researching and developing exhibition-related programming.  Responsibilities will vary, but may include: researching artists and exhibition-related content, assisting in the development and installation of the Museum’s educational Process Gallery and other interpretative spaces, assisting in Museum Guide exhibition training, collecting and editing audio content for cell phone tours, assisting with public programs for current exhibitions and day-to-day operations.  Interns will report to the Manager of Museum Guide and Public Programs and the Head of Educational Exhibitions. Select evening and weekend availability required to assist with Public Programs.

Qualifications include: strong organizational and computer skills, excellent written and verbal communication skills, the ability to work independently, and a sense of humor.  Prospective applicants should be aware that these are unpaid volunteer positions and that no public transportation serves deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum: a car is a must.  Internships are available in the summer, fall, and winter/spring semesters.  16 hours/week minimum commitment.

To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to Emily Silet, Head of Educational Exhibitions, at [email protected]