Job Title: Ayesha Bulchandani Graduate Education Internship, Spring 2019 (The Frick)


Description: The Education Department of The Frick Collection is now accepting applications from graduate students for the Ayesha Bulchandani Internship Program for spring 2019. Education at the Frick facilitates a vital and probing dialogue between The Frick Collection and the public through a commitment to excellence in gallery teaching. The intern’s primary responsibility will be a research and interpretive project on the topic of domestic service at 1 East 70th Street between 1914 and 1931, during the period of time when the Frick mansion was a private residence. The intern will also author and present a public gallery talk and participate in the development, administration, and implementation of a variety of programs for the Frick’s many audiences. This internship provides a superb opportunity for students to learn about museum education in a small, dynamic department while developing skills in public speaking, academic research, interpreting archival materials, and communicating information and ideas in an accessible and engaging manner. QUALIFICATIONS: The Ayesha Bulchandani Internship is open to current M.A. students and Ph.D. candidates pursuing degrees in public humanities, American history, public history, art history, library/information science, education, museum studies, museum education, or other fields related to The Frick Collection. Preference will be given to applicants with a demonstrated interest in public history. Relevant skills for this internship include archival research experience, familiarity with library resources, strong attention to detail, and the ability to work independently.

Date Posted: 10-29-2018

Expire Date: 11-29-2018

Contact Name: Rachel Himes

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Salary: The internship will span one semester in spring 2019. Activities will be carried out no less than two days a week. A stipend award of $2,500 is available for Education Interns under the Ayesha Bulchandani Internship Program for Graduate Students.


Additional Instructions:

Applications for the Spring 2019 Ayesha Bulchandani Graduate Education Internship will be accepted on a rolling basis until December 3, 2018. Selected candidates will be contacted for interviews and all applicants will be notified in January 2019. Internship applications must be submitted via e-mail to with the subject line “Ayesha Bulchandani Education Internship – Spring 2019. ” Please write a cover letter in the email body that includes the following: your reasons for applying to the Frick’s Education Department, including a statement describing how an internship would inform your career goals and enhance your academic course of study;your preferred dates and hours of availability during the spring of 2019; and the names, professional affiliations, telephone numbers, and email addresses of two references, at least one of which must be academic. Please attach your résumé, including your current GPA, as a PDF.

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