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 […]

Job Posting: Manager of Collection Information/Digital Media, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY, NY

The Manager of Collection Information manages all aspects of the Museum’s collections management system (TMS) and its implementation. This position has primary responsibility for managing the Museum’s collection cataloguing system, and plays a critical role in the development, maintenance, and use of collection information. Working closely with Museum staff in Curatorial, Digital Media, IS&T, and the […]

More job posts in Canada this week

http://current.ischool.utoronto.ca/jobsite/2014/librarian-hn-pullar-library Librarian, Textile Museum of Canada, Toronto This position is seven hours a week, one year in length with possibility of extension. The Museum is initiating a project to provide web access to the library’s catalogue. The Librarian’s primary responsibility will be to lead this project, working with museum staff and library volunteers to plan […]

Job Postings: Jobs from archivesgig

Archivist / Cataloguer Librarian, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, AR This position seems to be largely institutional archives for the art museum, but prefers art cataloguing experience. http://archivesgig.wordpress.com/2014/09/25/bentonville-ar-archivistcataloger-librarian-crystal-bridges-museum-of-american-art/ Senior Archivist, Heritage Werks, Atlanta, GA This position requires five years’ experience, but is a contract-based consultancy firm that serves a variety of clients, which […]

Job Posting: Digital Imaging Fellow, Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, TX

http://www.cartermuseum.org/jobs/digital-imaging-fellow The Amon Carter Museum of American Art seeks a qualified individual to support the operations of the Collection Information and Imaging department related to IMLS digitization grant activities. Responsible for digital imaging activities including photographing negatives, transparencies, archival records, and ephemera; processing digital images; embedding metadata into individual image files; creating derivative image files; […]