Contact

Sherri Cash, Ph.D.
Chair, History and International Studies
102 DePerno Hall

(315) 792-3147

Internships




American Folk Art Museum 

http://www.folkartmuseum.org/default.asp?id=1331 [docent program for teens]

American Folklife Center

http://www.loc.gov/folklife

American Museum of Natural History 
http://research.amnh.org/grants/underprog.html

American Numismatic Society
http://www.numismatics.org/about/study.html

Amherst Museum, Amherst, NY
Jessica Johnson, Curator
Email: mcurator@roadrunner.com
Phone: 716.689.1440, Ext. 7720

www.amherstmuseum.org/

Artists Space 
http://www.artistsspace.org/ [click on Internships/Volunteer]

Asia Society and Museum
http://www.asiasociety.org/about/interns.html

Aurora Town Historian
5 South Grove Street
East Aurora, NY 14052
Robert Lowell Goller, Town Historian
Email: rg@townofaurora.com
Phone: 716.652.7944

Bronx African American Oral History Project 
Archival research, editing, transcribing of oral history interviews.
Prof. Brian Purnell.  purnell@fordham.edu

Bronx Museum of the Arts
http://www.bronxarts.org/

Brooklyn Botanic Gardens
http://www.bbg.org/edu/internships/

Brooklyn Children’s Museum
http://www.brooklynkids.org/employment/internships.asp
The Brooklyn Museum of Art
http://www.brooklynmuseum.org/education

Buffalo & Erie County Historical Society
Buffalo, NY
Tara Lyons, Museum Educator
Email: volnteer@bechs.org
Phone: 716.873.9644, Ext. 311

Carnegie Hall/Rose Museum
http://www.carnegiehall.org/textSite/the_basics/art_careers.html#intern

The Children’s Museum of the Arts
http://www.cmom.org [outreach and internships]

The Cloisters
http://www.metmuseum.org/education/er_internship.asp

Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum
http://ndm.si.edu/EDUCATION

Cultural Resources Diversity Internship

http://www.cr.nps.gov/crdi/internships/intrnCRDIP.htm


Dahesh Museum
http://www.daheshmuseum.org

Dia Center for the Arts

http://www.diacenter.org/prg/educat/bindex.html#internship

The Drawing Center
http://www.drawingcenter.org/internships.htm

Dyckman Farmhouse Museum
http://www.nycgovparks.org/sub_opportunities/internships/dyckman_farmhouse_museum.html

Ellis Island Museum
http://www.cr.nps.gov/crdi/internships/internotherprog.htm [scroll down to Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island]

European Government Internships.  Educational Programs Abroad 
Placement with European government legislatures and lobbying organizations.  An opportunity for those studying abroad in Europe.
http://www.epa-internships.org/

 

The Frick Collection
http://www.frick.org/information/internships.htm

Gilder-Lehrman Institute of American History 
Internships in New York City.
http://www.gilderlehrman.org/

Grey Art Gallery
http://www.nyu.edu/greyart/education

Guggenheim, Solomon R. and Soho
http://www.guggenheim.org/education/get_involved.shtml#internships

Harper’s Ferry National Park Service Internships

http://www.nps.gov/hafe/supportyourpark/living-history-internships.htm


Hayden Planetarium
http://www.mos.org

History News Network. 
Research and collection of articles for history news website.
http://www.historynewsnetwork.org/
Rick Shenkman.  editor@historynewsnetwork.org

 

International Center of Photography
http://www.icp.org

Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum
http://www.intrepidmuseum.org/pages/internships

The Jewish Museum
http://www.thejewishmuseum.org/site/pages/page.php?id=50&live_stats=Internships

Jewish Buffalo Archives Project
Buffalo, NY
Dr. Chana R. Kotzin, Project Coordinator
Email: archivesproject@bjebuffalo.org
Phone: 716.923.0020

 

Landmark Society of Western NY

http://www.landmarksociety.org/

 

Library of Congress Fellowships, Internships, Careers

http://lcweb.loc.gov/hr/employment/

 

Lower East Side Tenement Museum
http://www.tenement.org/internship.html

Merchant’s House Museum
http://www.merchantshouse.com

Metropolitan Museum of Art
http://www.metmuseum.org/education/er_internship.asp
  
The Morgan Library
http://www.morganlibrary.org/opportunities/interships.asp

The Mount Vernon Hotel House and Garden
http://www.mvhm.org/pages/fellowships/fellowships.htm

Municipal Art Society
http://www.mas.org/GetInvolved/Jobs.cfm

El Museo del Barrio
www.elmuseo.org  [go to education programs/students]

Museum for African Art
http://www.africanart.org/html/volunteers.htm

Museum of Jewish Heritage
http://www.mjhnyc.org/teach_students_b.htm

Museum of Modern Art
http://www.moma.org/education/internships.html

Museum of the City of New York
http://www.mcny.org/school_programs/internships.html

Museum of the Moving Image

http://www.movingimage.us/site/about/content/intern.html

Mystic Seaport

http://www.mysticseaport.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.viewPage&page_id=B9C4230F-9438-E3A7-F02B2D33D27FBF3A

NASA History Office Internships

http://www.hq.nasa.gov/office/pao/History/interncall.htm 

National Park Service

http://www.nps.gov/personnel/

National Historical Publications and Records Commission Fellowships

http://www.archives.gov/careers/index.html

Naval Historical Center Internship Program

http://www.history.navy.mil/prizes/intern.htm

New York Historical Society Internships

https://www.nyhistory.org/web/default.php?section=education&page=internships_docents

New York Parks and Recreation Internships

http://www.nycgovparks.org/sub_opportunities/internships.html

New York Public Library Manuscripts and Archives Division

http://www.nypl.org/research/chss/spe/rbk/mss.html 

New York State Assembly Internship

http://assembly.state.ny.us/internship/

See Campus Liaison

National Academy Museum
http://www.nationalacademy.org/ [click on join us: docent/volunteers]
 
National Design Museum
http://ndm.si.edu/EDUCATION

National Museum of the American Indian
http://www.nmai.si.edu/subpage.cfm?subpage=education&second=dc&third=volunteer

New Museum of Contemporary Art
http://www.newmuseum.org

New York City Police Museum
http://www.nycpolicemuseum.org/html/volunt.html

New York Hall of Science
 http://www.nyhallsci.org/nyhs-join-getinvolved/gi-volunteer-work.html

New York Historical Society
http://www.nyhistory.org/internship.html

New York Public Library
http://www.nypl.org/support/volunteer/

Old Fort Niagara
Youngstown, NY
Phone: 716.745.7611

Oneida County Historical Society

608 Genesee Street  Utica, NY 13502
(315) 735-3642

Brian Howard

www.oneidacountyhistory.org/

See Department of History Chair/Internship coordinator

PS1 Contemporary Art Center
http://www.ps1.org

Pierpont Morgan Library
http://www.morganlibrary.org/index.html

Rose Center for Earth and Space
http://research.amnh.org/grants/underprog.html

Schomburg Center
http://www.nypl.org/research/sc/humanities/index.html

Seaman's Church Institute
http://www.seamenschurch.org

Snug Harbor Cultural Center
http://www.snug-harbor.org/ [scroll down to question about volunteering]
 
South Street Seaport Museum
http://www.southstseaport.org/volunteer/index.shtm

Steel Plant Museum
Lackawanna, NY
Spencer Morgan, Curator
Email: Spencer.douglas.morgan@gmail.com
Phone: 716.307.5187

Studio Museum in Harlem 
http://www.studiomuseum.org/education_internship.html

Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace
http://www.nps.gov/applications/vips/volunteer.cfm?id=thrb

Smithsonian Institute Office of Internships

http://www.si.edu/ofg/intern.htm

 Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Site
Buffalo, NY
Lenora Henson, Curator
Email: Lenora_Henson@partner.nps.gov
Phone: 716.884.0095, Ext. 14

Western Reserve Historical Society

http://www.wrhs.org/index.php/homepage/Employment1/InternshipOpportunities

Uncrowned Queens Institute for Research and Education on Women, Inc.
Buffalo, NY
Dr. Peggy Brooks-Bertram
Dr. Barbara Nevergold
Email: uqi@buffalo.edu
Phone: 716.829.6047

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

http://www.ushmm.org/museum/volunteer_intern/intern/