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Job and Internships Postings: 29

Job and Internships Postings - 29

Title ID

29 

Posting Date

10/27/09 

Position Title

Exhibit Development Intern 

Organization

EcoTarium 

Location

Worcester, MA 

Payment

Unpaid 

Position Information

Exhibit Development Intern
Exhibits & Programs Department
Project Supervisor: Patricia Fields, Manager of Exhibits

Responsibilities:

• Do background research for exhibits, and present results to exhibit team
• Evaluate the effectiveness of prototypes with museum visitors
• Opportunity to write text for exhibits
• Opportunity to design exhibits and or build of prototypes (working exhibit models)

Qualifications:

• Strong research and writing skills
• Strong background in life sciences, environmental sciences, or related fields
• Interest or background in educational, museum studies or leisure studies desirable
• Art or design skills helpful

Application Process:

Please submit to the address below:
• A completed application form
• A one-page cover letter which includes:
   The name of the project that you are applying for and why you are interested in it
 -What your future career objectives are
 -How your experience prepares you for this position
 -What you hope to learn through the internship
• A resumé
• A letter of reference from a current faculty member who can comment
on your work and interest in the subject area of this internship
Structure of Internship
• One semester or summer minimum commitment
• Minimum time requirement: 2 weekdays per week
• Students who wish to receive course credit must arrange this through
their college or university
• Students will be assigned to and mentored by museum staff

Applications are due by: Ongoing

Please submit completed application packet to:

Betsy Maloney, Volunteer Coordinator
EcoTarium
222 Harrington Way
Worcester, MA 01604

EOE

Yes 

Category

Other 

Category 2

Art 
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