The Jewish Museum of Maryland seeks a qualified intern to assist with a research project focused upon the Lloyd Street Synagogue. The intern will research the history of the Lloyd Street Synagogue focusing heavily upon the architecture, complete a detailed survey of the current state of the synagogue, start the process of gaining approval for necessary maintenance from Maryland Historical Trust and prepare mini exhibits for display in the synagogue.
Interning with the Jewish Museum of Maryland is a dynamic, interesting, educational, and fun experience. JMM summer internships are full time for ten weeks and include a modest stipend. All summer interns at the JMM participate in professional development workshops, attend field trips, and contribute to the museum’s blog. Free parking is provided. Housing is not provided. Interns may earn course credit with approval from their academic institution. Orientation for the summer internship program will be held on Monday June 5, 2017.
Skill Set Required
Interested students should be working toward a post-graduate degree in historic preservation or other related fields. Previous museum experience not required.
Preferred Areas of Study/Major(s)
historic preservation, architecture, history, archives
Summer (Jun - Aug)
Hours per week:
20 or more hours
Yes, $1000 stipend
March 31, 2017
Resume, Cover Letter
Please send a cover letter, resume, availability, and list of three references (two of which must be professional or academic) to Rachel Kassman, internship coordinator, Jewish Museum of Maryland, 15 Lloyd Street, Baltimore MD 21202 or to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include “Historic Preservation and Research Intern” in your subject line. Application deadline is March 31st.
Questions about this internship opportunity should be directed to: Ilene Dackman-Alon, Director of Education: email@example.com