Join the Team: Internship Opportunities at MIA

18 Jan
Intern Brittany HollissFormer intern (and current staff member) Brittany Holliss on the first day of her internship. Want to follow in her footsteps?

The Museum of Inuit Art (MIA) is now accepting applications for a wide-array of internship positions that cover many aspects of our operations. If you are looking for experience within a museum setting that values cultural diversity and visitor relationships and is committed to delivering community-focused programming, we might have just the right opportunity waiting for you!

Full-Time Summer Internships

MIA’s summer internship opportunities are perfect for students and emerging professionals looking to gain practical experience in a museum setting. Each of these internships has a developed work plan which outlines projects you would be involved in from their initial development to their implementation in the museum. These positions run from May to August 2013, with a time commitment of five days a week. All shifts run from 10AM to 6PM and may include weekends and holidays.

The available positions are as follows:

MIA Collections Management Internship

MIA Educational and Public Programming Internship

MIA Communications and Marketing Internship

MIA Photography and Digitization Internship (Please note that the Photography and Digitization internship is a part-time commitment).

Deadline to apply for these internships is Sunday, March 1, 2013.

Assistant Technician, Ali, preparing drawings for hanging.

Get hands on professional experience during our exciting summer of new exhibitions and programming.

Part-Time Internships

MIA’s  part-time internships provide opportunities for individuals with specific skill sets to make a meaningful contribution to a local, community-focused museum. We are looking for individuals to start immediately and are asking for a commitment of one to two days a week. These opportunities are perfect for emerging  professionals looking to add significant projects to their portfolios!

The available positions are as follows:

MIA Technician Internship

MIA Special Events Internship

MIA Visitor Experience Accessibility internship

MIA Web Accessibility Internship

MIA Web Developer Internship

For more information about MIA and our internship program, click here.

UPDATE: If you have any questions about our internship program please email miamuseum [at] gmail [dot] com.

To apply for an internship, please email your cover letter and resume to Alysa Procida, MIA’s Associate Curator and Director of Education, at miamuseum [at] gmail [dot] com.

Posted by Lindsay Bontoft, MIA’s Volunteer Coordinator

One Response to “Join the Team: Internship Opportunities at MIA”

  1. jessiekenalogak April 28, 2013 at 2:12 PM #

    so cool i seen my drawing on the wall my name is jessiekenalogak

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