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Date Posted: Fri, 12/13/13

Job Qualifications:

The internship program is based on the following criteria and standards:

  • Interns are accepted for the Fall, Spring and Summer terms.  
  • One intern will be selected per semester
  • Applicants must be currently enrolled in their Senior year of college in the History or Art History Department, or pursuing a graduate degree in History, Library Science, Art History or Museum Studies.
  • Applicants should be interested in cataloguing/organizing archival collections.
  • Applicants should possess basic computer skills, excellent organizational skills and attention to detail; excellent research and written and oral communication skills; and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
  • Interns must be available to work a minimum of two 4-hour shifts or one 8-hour shift during the academic year. Summer internships require a minimum of 20 hours per week.  Internships last for a minimum of 12 weeks. 
  • Internshipss are unpaid. We are happy to help students receive credit for their internships.

Job Description:

Archival interns will participate in an ongoing project to catalogue the Museum's institutional archives.   In addition to creating records for each piece, the intern will be responsible for summarizing and implementing key words for each record as well as the proper handling and storage of these materials.  The archive materials include original family items, administrataive documents and printed material such as newspaper clippings, pamphlets, catalogs, invitations, annual reports, etc. 

Interested students should send in writing to the Intern Supervisor:

  • A résumé including a list of courses taken
  • Full contact information including phone, e-mail, and permanent address.
  • A cover letter expressing their areas of interest and career goals.
  • Submissions may be mailed, faxed, or e-mailed.
  • Students from the University of North Florida are required to obtain a recommendation from Dr. Charles Closmann, Chair, History Department or Dr. Debra Murphy, Chair, Department of Art and Design. This recommendation may be mailed, faxed, or emailed to the Intern Supervisor under separate cover, or can be made by telephone.

Materials should be received no later than July 15 for Fall semester work, November 26 for Spring semester work and March 23 for Summer work. Students may be called for an interview.

Resumés can be submitted to:

Intern Supervisor

Kristen Zimmerman, Registrar
The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens
829 Riverside Avenue
Jacksonville, Florida 32204

(904) 356-6857
(904) 353-4101 fax
kzimmerman@cummer.org

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Date Posted: 
Fri, 12/13/2013
Job Qualifications: 

The internship program is based on the following criteria and standards:

  • Interns are accepted for the Fall, Spring and Summer terms.  
  • One intern will be selected per semester
  • Applicants must be currently enrolled in their Senior year of college in the History or Art History Department, or pursuing a graduate degree in History, Library Science, Art History or Museum Studies.
  • Applicants should be interested in cataloguing/organizing archival collections.
  • Applicants should possess basic computer skills, excellent organizational skills and attention to detail; excellent research and written and oral communication skills; and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
  • Interns must be available to work a minimum of two 4-hour shifts or one 8-hour shift during the academic year. Summer internships require a minimum of 20 hours per week.  Internships last for a minimum of 12 weeks. 
  • Internshipss are unpaid. We are happy to help students receive credit for their internships.

Archival interns will participate in an ongoing project to catalogue the Museum's institutional archives.   In addition to creating records for each piece, the intern will be responsible for summarizing and implementing key words for each record as well as the proper handling and storage of these materials.  The archive materials include original family items, administrataive documents and printed material such as newspaper clippings, pamphlets, catalogs, invitations, annual reports, etc. 

Interested students should send in writing to the Intern Supervisor:

Materials should be received no later than July 15 for Fall semester work, November 26 for Spring semester work and March 23 for Summer work. Students may be called for an interview.

Contact Information: 

Intern Supervisor

Kristen Zimmerman, Registrar
The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens
829 Riverside Avenue
Jacksonville, Florida 32204

(904) 356-6857
(904) 353-4101 fax
kzimmerman@cummer.org

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Kristen Zimmerman, Registrar
The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens
829 Riverside Avenue
Jacksonville, Florida 32204

(904) 356-6857
(904) 353-4101 fax
kzimmerman@cummer.org

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Kristen Zimmerman, Registrar
The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens
829 Riverside Avenue
Jacksonville, Florida 32204

(904) 356-6857
(904) 353-4101 fax
kzimmerman@cummer.org

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Kristen Zimmerman, Registrar
The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens
829 Riverside Avenue
Jacksonville, Florida 32204

(904) 356-6857
(904) 353-4101 fax
kzimmerman@cummer.org

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The internship program is based on the following criteria and standards:

  • Interns are accepted for the Fall, Spring and Summer terms.  
  • One intern will be selected per semester
  • Applicants must be currently enrolled in their Senior year of college in the History or Art History Department, or pursuing a graduate degree in History, Library Science, Art History or Museum Studies.
  • Applicants should be interested in cataloguing/organizing archival collections.
  • Applicants should possess basic computer skills, excellent organizational skills and attention to detail; excellent research and written and oral communication skills; and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
  • Interns must be available to work a minimum of two 4-hour shifts or one 8-hour shift during the academic year. Summer internships require a minimum of 20 hours per week.  Internships last for a minimum of 12 weeks. 
  • Internshipss are unpaid. We are happy to help students receive credit for their internships.
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Archival interns will participate in an ongoing project to catalogue the Museum's institutional archives.   In addition to creating records for each piece, the intern will be responsible for summarizing and implementing key words for each record as well as the proper handling and storage of these materials.  The archive materials include original family items, administrataive documents and printed material such as newspaper clippings, pamphlets, catalogs, invitations, annual reports, etc. 

Interested students should send in writing to the Intern Supervisor:

Materials should be received no later than July 15 for Fall semester work, November 26 for Spring semester work and March 23 for Summer work. Students may be called for an interview.

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Intern Supervisor

Kristen Zimmerman, Registrar
The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens
829 Riverside Avenue
Jacksonville, Florida 32204

(904) 356-6857
(904) 353-4101 fax
kzimmerman@cummer.org

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Kristen Zimmerman, Registrar
The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens
829 Riverside Avenue
Jacksonville, Florida 32204

(904) 356-6857
(904) 353-4101 fax
kzimmerman@cummer.org

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Kristen Zimmerman, Registrar
The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens
829 Riverside Avenue
Jacksonville, Florida 32204

(904) 356-6857
(904) 353-4101 fax
kzimmerman@cummer.org

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Kristen Zimmerman, Registrar
The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens
829 Riverside Avenue
Jacksonville, Florida 32204

(904) 356-6857
(904) 353-4101 fax
kzimmerman@cummer.org

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Intern Supervisor

Kristen Zimmerman, Registrar
The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens
829 Riverside Avenue
Jacksonville, Florida 32204

(904) 356-6857
(904) 353-4101 fax
kzimmerman@cummer.org

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Contact Information: 

Intern Supervisor

Kristen Zimmerman, Registrar
The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens
829 Riverside Avenue
Jacksonville, Florida 32204

(904) 356-6857
(904) 353-4101 fax
kzimmerman@cummer.org

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Date Posted: 
Fri, 12/13/2013
Job Qualifications: 

The internship program is based on the following criteria and standards:

  • Interns are accepted for the Fall, Spring and Summer terms.  
  • One intern will be selected per semester
  • Applicants must be currently enrolled in their Senior year of college in the History or Art History Department, or pursuing a graduate degree in History, Library Science, Art History or Museum Studies.
  • Applicants should be interested in cataloguing/organizing archival collections.
  • Applicants should possess basic computer skills, excellent organizational skills and attention to detail; excellent research and written and oral communication skills; and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
  • Interns must be available to work a minimum of two 4-hour shifts or one 8-hour shift during the academic year. Summer internships require a minimum of 20 hours per week.  Internships last for a minimum of 12 weeks. 
  • Internshipss are unpaid. We are happy to help students receive credit for their internships.

Archival interns will participate in an ongoing project to catalogue the Museum's institutional archives.   In addition to creating records for each piece, the intern will be responsible for summarizing and implementing key words for each record as well as the proper handling and storage of these materials.  The archive materials include original family items, administrataive documents and printed material such as newspaper clippings, pamphlets, catalogs, invitations, annual reports, etc. 

Interested students should send in writing to the Intern Supervisor:

Materials should be received no later than July 15 for Fall semester work, November 26 for Spring semester work and March 23 for Summer work. Students may be called for an interview.

Contact Information: 

Intern Supervisor

Kristen Zimmerman, Registrar
The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens
829 Riverside Avenue
Jacksonville, Florida 32204

(904) 356-6857
(904) 353-4101 fax
kzimmerman@cummer.org

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