Approximate date of posting May 29, 2018
Position: Archives & Collections Intern
Eligibility have good research skills and familiarity with curatorial practices. Recent graduates as well as currently enrolled students in a relevant BA or MA program are welcome to apply
Location: Canterbury, New Hampshire
Company/Organization Canterbury Shaker Village
Time Frame fall 2018 (flexible start and end date)
Compensation: $1000 stipend and onsite housing
Description: Under the jurisdiction of the Education Department, interns will gain work experience in a variety of museum operations including developing family-friendly activities, working with archives and collections, helping with exhibits, and demonstrating historic trades. Interns will also have the opportunity to develop their own research-based project that may be incorporated into future Village programming.
How to Apply: To apply, send a letter of interest, resume, and 2 letters of recommendation to Becky Soules, Daily Visitor & Youth Programs Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org.