Internships

Thank you for your interest in the internship opportunities at the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art!

If you are a high school or college student, you can gain incredible experience and school credit as an intern at the Brooks. This is a wonderful opportunity to learn about careers in an art museum, and to build mentor relationships with museum professionals, who can advise you as you pursue your educational and career goals. Interns work on significant projects under the guidance of experienced museum staff.

Current internship opportunities


Education Department Intern

Summary:

The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art’s Education Department is looking for a motivated summer intern to conduct research and develop ideas for the creation of a STEAM program for school tours of the museum’s collection.

Skills/Qualifications:

This person must have a working knowledge of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math), an enthusiasm for fine art, efficiency in all Microsoft programs, and be able to work under a deadline. An interest in education and working with children is also encouraged. Along with gaining professional work experience in a museum setting, our intern will have an opportunity to connect with museum professionals while gaining a greater understanding of art and community.

Time Commitment:

10-15 hours per week (unpaid)

Please send resume and letter of interest to Kathy.Dumlao@brooksmuseum.org.


Not a fit? Consider volunteering at the museum or becoming a museum docent.