Job Posting – Archives Manager – Whitney Museum of American Art

Description The full-time Archives Manager manages and processes historical archive collections of the Museum and oversees records management of recent Museum records. The position also oversees all data related to archival collections and assists staff and researchers with archives research. Other Responsibilities: Processes, describes, and manages Museum archival collections; works with Museum departments to comply […]

Job/Internship Posting: 2015 Summer Archives Assistant, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX

2015 Summer Archives Assistant Museum of Fine Arts, Houston The MFAH is seeking a Summer Archives Assistant to aid in the daily operation of the museum’s archives. The majority of the assistant’s hours will be devoted to the processing of the digital and analog photography in the Garth Clark Gallery Archive. Work will be conducted […]

Job Posting: Assistant Archivist, Charles M. Schulz Museum, Santa Rosa, CA

The Charles M. Schulz Museum seeks a collaborative, organized, and enthusiastic Assistant Archivist to join our collections team. The Museum is home to an active Research Center that provides care and access to correspondence, periodicals, books, news clippings, and business records pertaining to the life and art of Charles M. Schulz. Responsibilities The Assistant Archivist […]

Job Opportunity: Museum Technician (Digital Asset Management), Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC

This position is located in the Research and Scholars Center of the Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM). The position serves as the museum’s digital imaging database coordinator responsible for the museum’s implementation of the Digital Asset Management System (DAMS/Artesia) of the Smithsonian Institution. https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/391567900

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Access Services Librarian – California Institute of the Arts – Valencia, CA Consulting/Training Archivist – Richard Diebenkorn Foundation – Berkeley, CA Collections Manager for Museum and Special Collections – Seton Hall University – South Orange, NJ

Internship Opportunity (Paid): MuSe Internship Program for College and Graduate Students, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY, NY

The MuSe paid internship is a fast-paced, intensive training program in current museum practice. All interns receive an immersive work experience through placements in departments under the mentorship of Museum staff, engage critically with the issues facing twenty-first century art museums, and learn about the myriad careers available in museums and the arts through seminars […]

Job Posting: Collection Information Specialist, LACMA, Los Angeles

Collection Information Specialist (Regular Full-time) Reporting to the Collection Information Coordinator, the Collection Information Specialist will contribute to the improvement of the data in the Collections Management System. They will have the opportunity to work closely with staff throughout the Museum, including curatorial, exhibitions, registrar, rights & reproductions, conservation, risk management, web & digital media, […]

Job Posting: Digital Asset Manager / Archivist, The Hammer Museum at UCLA, Los Angeles

http://hammer.ucla.edu/about-us/employment-and-internships/ DIGITAL ASSET MANAGER/ARCHIVIST DESCRIPTION: Reporting to the Deputy Director, Curatorial Affairs, the Digital Asset Manager will work collaboratively with other staff to develop the Museum’s digital asset infrastructure; codify and enforce institution-wide standards, workflows, and policies; and spearhead ingestion, description, organization, and migration of all digital assets, in keeping with the Hammer Museum’s digital […]

Internship Opportunity: 2015 Native American Fellowships at the Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA

One of the fellowships involves working with manuscripts and another involves writing and editing Wikipedia articles for Native American artists. Very cool! The Peabody Essex Museum (PEM) in Salem, Massachusetts, offers summer fellowship opportunities for graduate students and cultural professionals of Native American, Native Hawaiian or Alaska Native background. These paid, full-time, 10-week fellowships prepare […]

Internship: Electronic Media Conservation, The Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO

The Denver Art Museum conservation department is offering a paid graduate-level internship in the conservation/preservation of electronic media graphic art objects. The intern will work with electronic media from the American Institute of Graphic Arts Design Archives (AIGA) in the collection of the Denver Art Museum. The archives contain winning entries from AIGA’s annual competitions […]