Opportunities

ACADEMIC YEAR 2015 - 2016

Internships at the Museum offer many different opportunities to become familiar with art museum work and the range of museum careers. Students in all disciplines who are interested in museum work are encouraged to explore internship opportunities at the Pomona College Museum of Art. Internship positions are open until filled. For more specific information about the application process, please contact the designated supervisor for each internship opportunity. See below for contact information.

MUSEUM ATTENDANT/STUDENT GUARD POSITIONS

The Pomona College Museum of Art has paid museum attendant/student guard positions available for the coming academic year. Museum attendants/student guards work directly with Security Information Officers Anne Merten (Tuesday-Friday) and Fred Gallagos (Saturday-Sunday) to welcome visitors to the Museum and protect the artworks on exhibit. This position is open only to undergraduate students currently enrolled at Pomona College or one of the other Claremont Colleges! To apply, email Barbara Coldiron.

ART AFTER HOURS/STUDENT OUTREACH INTERNSHIPS

The Pomona College Museum of Art has paid internships working in the Art After Hours program. Tasks include: working with student groups across the campuses, including KSPC, Honnold-Mudd Library, PEC Live, etc. in planning events; creating advertising; and documenting and facilitating events. Must be available to work during Art after Hours, Thursday evenings from 5:00—11:00 pm. Join us in connecting our museum with our students! Internships are generally 5-10 hours per week. This position is open only to undergraduate students currently enrolled at Pomona College or one of the other Claremont Colleges! For more information, email Justine Bae. To apply, send Cover Letter and Resume to Justine Bae.

COLLECTIONS INTERNSHIP

The Pomona College Museum of Art has paid Collections Intern positions available for the coming academic year. Interns will work with Steve Comba, Assistant Director and Collection Manager of the Museum to maintain the Museum’s permanent collection of approximately 10,000 objects. Tasks include physical rehousing projects and inventory. Additional tasks could involve photography and collections database projects. Join us to learn more about museums, their collections, programs, audiences, and communities. Internships are generally 5-10 hours per week. This position is open only to undergraduate students currently enrolled at Pomona College or one of the other Claremont Colleges! For more information, email Steve Comba. To apply, send Cover Letter and Resume to Steve Comba.

CURATORIAL/RESEARCH INTERNSHIPS

The Pomona College Museum of Art has paid Curatorial/Research Intern positions available for the coming academic year. Curatorial Interns work directly with Senior Curator Rebecca McGrew, Academic Curator Terri Geis, or Director Kathleen Howe to support exhibitions and programs. Tasks include: research, writing a variety of exhibition related material from labels to press releases, coordinating public events and exhibition tours, and working in Museum archives. Join us to learn more about museums, their collections, programs, and audiences! Internships are generally 5-10 hours per week. This position is open only to undergraduate students currently enrolled at Pomona College or one of the other Claremont Colleges! For more information, email Rebecca McGrew. To apply, send Cover Letter and Resume to Rebecca McGrew.

NASC EDUCATION OUTREACH INTERNSHIP

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