Public History Graduate Intern

internship - full time,

Illinois College
Jacksonville, IL
Closed
Posted 73 Days ago
Illinois College
Jacksonville, IL
internship - full time,
Posted 73 Days ago
Closed

Description

Public History Graduate Intern (Fall 2019) Illinois College 0 internal false false false false 12252892 Public History Graduate Intern (Fall 2019) Khalaf Al Habtoor Archives at Illinois College 1037548 0 Jacksonville, Illinois Application continue Attachments: Please include your resume and up to two additional documents. Add File APPLY NOW The application opened in a new tab. By using this feature you agree to our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy. Details Posted: April 24, 2019 Location: Jacksonville, Illinois Show Map Salary: $4,000 stipend, free housing PayScale Type: Full Time - Internship Categories: College & University Archives, Museum Archives, Special Collections Required Education: 4 Year Degree The Public History Graduate Intern will work during the fall semester with the Khalaf Al Habtoor Archives and the Paul Findley Congressional Office Museum at Illinois College. The internship is full-time during the semester, with a flexible mid-August start date and a flexible end date in mid-December. Interns may select from a variety of projects that emphasize their interests, strengths, and professional goals. The intern will work closely with the college archivist and curator on a range of short- and long-term projects and gain experience with the day-to-day management of a campus archive and museum. The intern will help oversee and mentor a team of undergraduate student workers. The selected intern will focus on a main project throughout the semester which supports institutional needs and the interns academic and/or professional goals. Past graduate internship projects have focused on processing collections, aiding in preservation and digitization initiatives, and collaborating to create temporary campus exhibits. Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and contact information for two references by Friday, May 31, 2019. The cover letter should express how this position will support academic and career goals. Applications should be sent electronically as one PDF or Word Document to samantha.sauer@ic.edu. Please use the subject line Graduate Internship Application. References should be able to speak to the applicants academic abilities, dependability, and interest in the field. Current graduate or recently graduated students from MA or MLIS programs in history, public history, archival studies, historical administration, art history, library sciences, and related disciplines are eligible to apply. Students interested in a career in archives, records management, public history, and museums are especially encouraged. NOTES: Additional Salary Information: In addition to the $4,000 stipend, the selected candidate will receive free and private campus housing. Create a Job Alert for Similar Jobs About Illinois College About the Khalaf Al Habtoor Archives: The primary purpose of the Khalaf Al Habtoor Archives is to appraise, collect, organize, describe, make available, and preserve records related to Illinois College. Collected materials include official records from governing boards, campus offices, committees, and faculty and student organizations, as well as unique campus publications. Additionally, the archives serve as a resource for the community as a learning laboratory - welcoming classes, visitors, and researchers from near and far. About Illinois College: Illinois College is a residential, private liberal arts college located in historic Jacksonville, Illinois, 70 miles northeast of Saint Louis, Missouri, and 30 miles west of Springfield, the Illinois state capitol. True to its founding vision in 1829, Illinois College is a community committed to the highest standards of scholarship and integrity in the liberal arts. Illinois College promotes academic freedom, equality of opportunity, and human dignity through an increasingly diverse student population, currently comprised of 26 percent underrepresented students. The College develops in its students qualities of mind and charact...er needed for fulfilling lives of leadership and service, fostering academic excellence rooted in opportunities for experiential learning while preparing students for lifelong success. Show more Show less BACK TO TOP

Skills

research, museums, archives, museum collections, library, art history, digitization, education, special collections, public history, archival processing, microsoft word, leadership, publications, policy

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