Curatorial/Diversity Internship

Company Name: 

Anchorage Museum Association

Address: 

625 C Street
Anchorage, AK 99501

Contact Name: 

Ann Kjera

Phone: 

907-929-9217

Email: 

akjera@anchoragemuseum.org

Job Description: 

The Anchorage Museum connects people, expands perspectives, and encourages global dialog about the North and its distinct environment. Exploring the intersection of art, history and science, the Anchorage Museum shares multiple perspectives and experiences that tell a greater story.

The Anchorage Museum is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

For a full job description and to apply, go to www.anchoragemuseum.org/about-us/employment.  

The Anchorage Museum is seeking applicants for this year's AAMD Diversity Internship. This position is funded by Association of Art Museum Directors, the American Alliance of Museums and the Anchorage Museum. Opportunities and training may include developing programs and educational and outreach materials, with a focus on upcoming exhibitions. Interns will assist with program delivery, tours, the development of collateral materials, and will provide overall support to education and interpretation, including, but not limited to, working with school groups, public programs, classes and workshops.

WHEN:              Approximately 12 weeks, June – August 2019, start and end dates are flexible. The work schedule will be approximately 35 hours per week, Monday – Friday, during regular business hours.

WHERE:          At the Anchorage Museum in downtown Anchorage, Alaska

WHO:               Applicants must be at least 18, must be computer literate, and should be a current student or a recent graduate in museum studies, art, art history, cultural studies, or related field. Previous experience with curation, curriculum or program development is preferred, but not required.

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply, go on-line to www.anchoragemuseum.org/About-Us/Employment. Please include your resume’ and a cover letter describing your interest in the position. For more information contact Human Resources, Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center, 625 C Street, Anchorage, AK, 99501 or email: employment@anchoragemuseum.org

Please note background checks will be required for successful applicant. All resumes must be accompanied by a completed application.  

DEADLINE:      March 25, 2019