Internship Opportunity: Archives Assistant, George Eastman Museum, Rochester, NY

October 2016–May 2017 The Richard and Ronay Menschel Library of the George Eastman Museum is seeking two MLS/MLIS (or equivalent) graduate students to assist with Making More Available , a project funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services to preserve and provide access to archives and special collections of significance to the history […]

Job Posting: Museum Collections Manager, Center for Puppetry Arts, Atlanta, GA

The Center for Puppetry Arts Museum seeks a Collections Manager to assist in all areas of collections management and exhibition registration. Reporting to the Exhibitions Director, the incumbent will manage and maintain the museum’s object, archival, and library collections. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, cataloging and condition reporting incoming donations, managing the […]

Internship Opportunity: Collections Management Internship, Center for Puppetry Arts, Atlanta, GA

* Fall Session: September-December (12-15 weeks) * Application Deadline: July 15th, 2016 The Center for Puppetry Arts seeks an intern to assist the Collections Manager in the Museum department. This internship grants broad hands-on experience in collections management and preventive conservation with emphasis on object handling, cataloging, rehousing, and condition reporting. Tutorials and workshops will be conducted to […]

Job Posting: Collections Database Manager, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston, MA

Overview The Gardner Museum is in an exciting digital phase that is focusing on providing comprehensive digital services and data asset management across the Museum including online and onsite digital interpretation experiences, data management and CRM. The Museum is now about to embark on a number of key strategic projects including a new Museum website, […]

Job Posting: Curatorial Assistant, Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh

Description The Curatorial Assistant works closely with both the curators of Fine Arts and of Decorative Arts & Design, and with the assistant curator to ensure that the departments function effectively and efficiently. In collaboration with the curators and assistant curator, s/he assists in compiling research and writing for the departments’ collections, exhibitions, and acquisitions. […]

Job Posting: Associate Records Manager, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

The Associate Records Manager is part of the Collections Division, a dynamic group of departments dedicated to the stewardship of SFMOMA’s collections and to working collaboratively across all museum departments and facilities. Under the direction of the Archivist and Records Manager, the Associate Records Manager performs a variety of records management duties involving museum records, […]

Job Posting: Archivist, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

This position is located in the Gallery Archives at the National Gallery of Art. The position is responsible for providing specialized reference services and in developing systems for preservation management of electronic images and objects. The incumbent is also responsible for providing records guidance, for appraising records, for identifying, preserving, and organizing historical records and […]

Job Posting: Conservation Technician, Asian Art Museum, San Francisco

Under supervision, the Conservation Technician assists the professional conservation staff in a variety of duties relating to the preservation and restoration of works of art. The Technician assists with art movement, storage, and handling; preparation of conservation materials; photography; mat-cutting; hinging, framing, and displaying art works. He/she also assists with the monitoring of environmental conditions […]