Posted on February 4th, 2011

Student Opportunities

The Princeton University Art Museum Internship

The Princeton University Art Museum offers a ten-week summer internship program for undergraduate and graduate students, running from June 6 to August 12. Interns have the opportunity to work in curatorial, education, development, information technology, marketing, office of the registrar, publications, or retail and wholesale operations. Undergraduate students are paid $13 per hour, work full-time and must be available to work the entire ten-week period, no exceptions.  Applications must include: a cover letter describing the applicant’s specific interest in the internship program and how a museum internship relates to the applicant’s larger educational or career goals; a C.V. or résumé; two letters of academic recommendation; and an official academic transcript. The deadline for receipt of all materials is 5 p.m. on Friday, February 25. Materials may be submitted electronically to [email protected] or via hardcopy to:Johanna G. Seasonwein, Ph.D., Andrew W. Mellon Curatorial Fellow for Academic Programs, Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton, NJ 08544.  Applicants may be contacted for interviews, and accepted applicants will be notified by the end of March. For more information, including a list of frequently asked questions, please see our website at