Monday, February 25, 2013

Internship - Kohler Arts Center

Internship Opportunity Resource Center / Library / Archives The John Michael Kohler Arts Center, a nationally acclaimed visual and performing arts complex, is seeking an intern for the summer to assist in the Resource Center. The Resource Center houses research materials, an extensive image database, and various archival collections related to the history of the John Michael Kohler Arts Center, its Exhibitions and Programming. The Resource Center serves a variety of users, including staff, other art institutions, researchers, and the public. The intern will work closely with staff to assist with daily operational activities, including image database management, archival rehousing and digitization, and other projects related to upcoming exhibitions depending on departmental needs and the intern's skills and interests. Other internship opportunities are available in the areas of Education, Community Arts, Exhibitions, Special Events. Please see our website for details. Qualifications * Attention to detail; * Interest in library science, collections management and research; * Currently obtaining or have recently completed a degree in library science, museum studies or related field, master's preferred * Strong organizational skills * Ability to lift 20 pounds and to stand for long periods of time Summer 2013 Internship Dates June 3-August 23, 2013 (may be flexible) 20-40 hours a week, includes some nights and weekends Application Instructions: To be considered for an internship, please submit resume and cover letter. Cover letter should include dates applicant is available, what skills, abilities, and experiences the candidate brings to the position, and how the internship relates to candidate's long term goals. Send application materials to: Internship Program John Michael Kohler Arts Center 608 New York Avenue Sheboygan WI 53081 Application Deadline: Applications received by March 15, 2013 will be given first consideration. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled.