Summer 2015 Interns

Summer 2015 Interns

Interning with the Jewish Museum of Maryland (JMM) is a dynamic, interesting, educational, and fun experience.  Fall and Spring semester internships are often available in multiple departments. Free parking is provided. Internships may be used for course credit with approval from the intern’s academic institution. Schedules are flexible and will be set by the individual internship supervisor. Requirements and application deadlines vary by department.

You can read about previous interns’ experiences at the JMM here!

 

Current Opportunities:

Marketing Intern – Fall

The Jewish Museum of Maryland seeks a qualified intern to assist in marketing the Museum’s events and programs. Tasks include, but are not limited to: preparation of social media marketing packages for on-site exhibition and programs, drafting of press releases, dissemination of materials to potential exhibition visitors, personal follow-up after initial contact.

Interested students should be working toward a degree in communications, English, arts or non-profit management, or museum studies. Previous museum or gallery experience is not required.

Please send a cover letter, availability, resume, and list of three references to Rachel Kassman, Internship Coordinator, Jewish Museum of Maryland, 15 Lloyd Street, Baltimore MD 21202 or to rkassman@jewishmuseummd.org. Please include “Marketing Intern” in your subject line. Applications due August 31, 2015.

 

Collections Intern – Fall

The Jewish Museum of Maryland seeks a qualified intern to assist in the Collections Department to work on general collections management projects. Tasks include, but are not limited to: cataloging new donations and loans, processing collections, object photography, data entry, artifact handling, and indexing and/or transcribing oral histories.  Attention to detail is a must; interest in collections management preferred.

Interested students should be working toward a degree in history, art history, material culture, Jewish studies, museum studies, or archival science. Previous museum or gallery experience is not required. Fall internship start date is negotiable but interns are expected to complete 120 hours of work throughout the semester. Fall internships can earn course credit with approval from their academic institution.

Please send a cover letter, resume, availability and list of three references to Joanna Church, Collections Manager, Jewish Museum of Maryland, 15 Lloyd Street, Baltimore MD 21202 or to jchurch@jewishmuseummd.org. Please include “Collections Intern – Spring” in your subject line. Applications due August 31, 2015.

 

Photo Archives Intern – Fall

The Jewish Museum of Maryland seeks qualified candidates for an internship in our photograph collection. Photo archive interns will be responsible for processing, cataloging and digitizing the JMM photograph collection as well as assisting with image research for a variety of publications and exhibitions.

Interested students should be working toward a degree in history, art history, material culture, Jewish studies, museum studies, or archival science. Previous museum or gallery experience is not required. Fall internship start date is negotiable but interns are expected to complete 120 hours of work throughout the semester. Fall internships can earn course credit with approval from their academic institution.

Please send a cover letter, resume, availability and list of three references to Joanna Church, Collections Manager, Jewish Museum of Maryland, 15 Lloyd Street, Baltimore MD 21202 or to jchurch@jewishmuseummd.org.  Please include “Photo Archives Intern – Spring” in your subject line. Applications due August 31, 2015.