Friday, January 29, 2010

Internship - Alaska

Anchorage Museum Association Summer Internship Opportunity

WHEN: 10 weeks, June-September 2010, start and end dates can be flexible.

Work schedule will be Tuesday – Saturday.

WHERE: Atwood Resource Center (formerly known as the Library and
Archives), Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center, in beautiful Anchorage,

WHAT: The Atwood Resource Center is seeking enthusiastic applicants for
this year’s William E. Davis Internship. This summer internship position is
funded by the Cook Inlet Historical Society and the Anchorage Museum
Association. The recipient will receive a stipend of $2700. Work
experience and training will include reference services, processing and
describing negatives from the Steve McCutcheon Collection, and an
introduction to The Museum System collection management software.

WHO: Applicants must be at least 18, must be computer literate, and
should have an interest in a career in archives and libraries. Previous
experience with historical photographs, databases, Alaska history and/or
special collections research preferred.


Please send a completed application with a resume and a letter describing
your interest in the position, to Jacquelyn B. Hoflich, SPHR, Human Resource
Director, Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center, 625 C Street, Anchorage, AK,
99501; by fax: (907) 929-9217, or e-mail:
Applications can be found on our website at (, or please
call (907) 929-9201 to have one emailed, faxed, or mailed to you. All
resumes and letters must be accompanied by a completed application.

DEADLINE: Open until filled.