Syracuse University Art Museum & Renée Crown University Honors Program
Faculty Fellows Program
The Syracuse University Art Museum and the Renée Crown University Honors Program have partnered to offer the first Faculty Fellows Program at the Museum. We are now accepting proposals for one Faculty Fellow who would like to provide students with a unique opportunity to view, analyze, research, and interpret the Syracuse University Art Museum’s permanent collection through their course curriculum.
View full position description and application details here.
Next-Generation Humanities Doctoral Summer Intern
The Syracuse University Art Museum, in partnership with the Graduate School, seeks a self-motivated, organized, and disciplined individual to serve as a Next-Generation Humanities doctoral summer intern. This individual will work closely with the director and chief curator of the art museum, along with other museum staff, to research the collection and create discipline-specific finding aids.
The Syracuse University Art Museum offers internships to undergraduate and graduate students. The internships aim to familiarize students with the operations of a gallery/museum, gaining hands on experience working on a variety of gallery based projects. Prior museum experience is not required; coursework in art history, museum studies or related fields is useful and preferred for curatorial and collection positions.
To apply for an internship, send your resume and cover letter to email@example.com and indicate which internship(s) you wish to be considered for. If an interview needs to be arranged, you will be contacted directly.
Assist with the research, management, and interpretation of the museum’s collection. Work closely with the museum’s curatorial team to gain professional experience in a museum setting through hands-on training with a wide range of curatorial duties. Projects include, but are not limited to, researching for upcoming exhibitions, researching works in the permanent collection, and assisting with the development of exhibition concepts.
Assist the Registration/ Collections team through research and documentation. Potential projects include photographing works, completing object accession worksheets, conducting inventories, and preparing works for exhibition. The intern may also assist with the building and organization of collection files, provenance research, and compiling and updating biographical information for all artist files.
Marketing and Public Relations
Develop promotional campaigns in support of Syracuse University Art Museum exhibitions, programs and special events. Hands on opportunity to create PR and marketing plans, develop press releases, write articles and website copy, pitch coverage opportunities, and contribute to the Syracuse University Art Museum social media platforms.
Research exhibitions, develop family guides and educator resources. Oversee planning and execution of Syracuse University Art Museum Kids family programming; create educational and promotional literature and participate in general educational programming and for the traveling exhibition program.