Imaging and Data Intern (P/T), Fall 2019—Digital Collections and Services
(Part-time, temporary, unpaid internship)
The Imaging and Data Intern has the opportunity to experience and learn about the many facets of our Digital Lab, including image production and data/asset management and organization. Ideal candidates will have experience with photography, scanning, and postproduction using Adobe Photoshop and have the ability to work in an office environment managing physical and digital filing systems. Specific responsibilities include assisting with a long-term glass-negative scanning project, scanning transparencies of collections objects, creating metadata, and assisting with loading new images into our digital asset management system (NetX). All interns also participate in a weekly professional development program consisting of panel discussions, workshops, and site visits that connect daily tasks with the Museum as a whole.
Compensation: The internship is unpaid; however, school credit may be earned.
Start and end dates: September–December 2019
Work schedule: Flexible with work and/or academic schedule; 14–20 hours per week, with mandatory program attendance on Fridays, 12–1:30 pm
To apply: Send your résumé and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. (Due to the large volume of applications, only candidates who are being considered will be contacted regarding their application status.)
Application deadline: August 23, 2019