Corbett vs. Dempsey Archive Intern
March – May 2020
2 days per week
Includes $700 stipend
Contemporary art gallery Corbett vs. Dempsey seeks spring intern for 3 month period with possibility of extension into the summer. Intern will work closely with the Registrar to research, document and inventory the gallery archive. This position will be heavily focused on database management and archival record keeping and would be ideal for someone with a focus in collections/library/archival studies. Archive materials primarily relate to contemporary jazz, improvised music and 20th century Chicago art.
Organized, efficient, and self directed
Basic database management experience, filemaker specifically
Strong communication skills and attention to detail
Basic research skills
Interest in archival work, ability to work individually and to complete repetitive tasks over extended periods of time.
Masters degree preferred
Please submit cover letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org by February 27th, phone interviews will follow.