No experience
Employment Type:
Job Category:
Berkley Education Intern
(This job is no longer available)
University of Kansas | Lawrence, KS
Grad Date

Not sure what types of jobs you are interested in?

Explore Jobs
Based on Your Education

Follow This Company

Job Description

Job Description

The Education Intern works with the education staff to develop and implement programming for community audiences, university students, and museum/school partnerships.


* Assist in preparing materials for docent training, attending bi-monthly meetings, and train to give tours.
* Assist education staff in the development of museum interpretive both digital and analog.
* Assist in developing and conducting youth & family programs such as the monthly Art Cart.
* Assist with the Classroom Collection and other school outreach initiatives.
* Participate in and organize additional outreach programming.
* Attend Museum and departmental meetings.
* Other duties as specified.

Required Qualifications

* Must be a University of Kansas graduate student seeking a master's or Ph.D. degree.
* Enrolled in six credit hours of graduate coursework or at least one hour of thesis/dissertation (approval form from graduate program required).
* Fluency in spoken and written English as evidenced by application materials and interview.
* Demonstrated computer competency (Office, Outlook, databases, web skills).
* Must have a flexible schedule and be available to work weekends and after hours if needed.
* Routinely lift storage boxes weighing 20-40 lbs with or without assistance.

Preferred Qualifications

* Outstanding written and oral communication skills.
* Flexibility, creativity, and initiative.
* Interest in object-based teaching and learning.
* Ability to work independently and in collaboration with museum staff.
* Specialized skills in design, desktop publishing, and/or social media.
* Interest in a museum career is taken into consideration.