Taxidermy Collections Internship - Spring 2014

Roberson Museum and Science Center

Long-Term Project

Date and Location
01/27/2014 - 05/23/2014
 
Days of Work: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Time(s) of Day: Morning, Afternoon
Address: 30 Front Street
Binghamton, NY 13905

Project Details
 
Project Category: Internship (Unpaid)
Weekly Hours: 6-10
People Needed: 1-2
Seeking: Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students
Project Description

Roberson Museum and Science Center is a regional museum of art and history, and a center for science and technology education serving the Susquehanna Valley region of New York and Pennsylvania. Roberson Museum and Science Center engages people of all ages and backgrounds by providing community relevant exhibitions and programs in art, history, and science education. Roberson Museum and Science Center has an extensive Taxidermy collection that is used for various school programs and exhibitions. An intern will work with the registrar to catalog, organize and care for this collection. Knowledge of taxidermy and the ability to identify animal species is helpful, but not required. Candidate must have the ability to work independently and as part of a team. Major/student status preferred: Biology, Chemistry, and Education majors are preferred. Mature attitude rather than specific academic status is important.


Requirements
 
Training Required: YES (Training is a part of the Internship)
Immunization Proof: NO
Application Needed: YES (Cover Letter and Resume)


Project Contact Information
Project Contact

Contact Name
Danielle Furey Britton (Director of Education)

Email
dfurey@roberson.org

Phone
607-772-0660 ex. 240

Mailing Address
30 Front Street
Binghamton, NY 13905

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Roberson Museum and Science Center

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