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Archive Intern

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.

Skills Required:

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

To apply

Please submit cover letter and CV to by February 27th, phone interviews will follow.

Contact Info:
Katie Cato
Job Type: Paid Internship
Location: Chicago