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Pre-program Mellon Internship in Preservation and Conservatione-program Mellon Internship in Preservation and Conservation

January 31, 2017

Internship

Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens, United States

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Description
Supported by an endowment established in 1981, The Huntington annually offers a Mellon Internship in Preservation and Conservation. The internship, offered in the preservation and conservation of either books and/or works on paper, is for individuals who have a Bachelor’s degree and can demonstrate a commitment to entering a graduate program in conservation. The intern will work with the Preservation Department’s conservators, who will make use of The Huntington’s collections materials in providing instruction. Through training in conservation treatment techniques and readings from the conservation literature, the intern will advance their knowledge of the underlying principles of conservation, and the tools and techniques used in the conservation of library collections materials. Mellon interns are encouraged to document their work and make a short presentation to Huntington staff upon completion of their internship term.

The term of the internship is 10 weeks. Stipend amount: US $5,000.

To apply for the Mellon Internship beginning June 2017, please send cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references to:

Holly Moore
Lloyd E. Cotsen Head of Preservation and Conservation
Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens
1151 Oxford Road
San Marino CA 91108
626-405-2197
Fax: 626-405-3444
hmoore@huntington.org

Application deadline:
15 March 2017


Monuments Conservation Technician Internship

November 4, 2016

Internship

Central Park Conservancy, United States

Location of Internship:Lieu du stage : New York, NY

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Description
Central Park Conservancy (CPC) with a grant from The Charles Evans Hughes Memorial Foundation is offering five full-time summer internship positions in outdoor sculpture conservation. CPC is a private, not-for-profit organization dedicated to the maintenance and preservation of Central Park
Monuments conservation technicians (MCT) will be involved in the annual program of examination, documentation, preservation and conservation of the bronze and stone sculpture in Central Park in New York City and select special projects.

Eligibility Requirements:

Applicants must be active graduate students or recent masters-level graduates in historic preservation, objects conservation or equivalent.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the US before applying and for the duration of this placement.

Applicants must possess a current United States issued driver’s license or equivalent. They must be physically able to lift 50 lbs and to wear a respirator for up to 5 hours per day.

The summer conservation program will begin on Monday, June 5th and concludes on Friday, August 11th, 2017. Pay is $14 dollars per hour. Interested applicants should respond (preferably via email) with a cover letter and C.V. or resume no later than March 31st, 2017 to:

Matthew C. Reiley
Associate Director of Conservation
Central Park Conservancy
14 E. 60th Street, 8th floor
New York, NY 10022
Cell: 347-236-9461
Fax: 212-535 0448

Application deadline:
31 March 2017


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