Planting Fields Foundation, located on the grounds of Planting Fields Arboretum State Historic Park in Oyster Bay, NY, seeks two Curatorial Fellows for its Coe Hall Historic House Museum. The positions open May 1, 2011 and end August 31, 2011. Candidates should be recent graduates of a Museum Studies, Anthropology, History or Art History program with previous work experience in a museum.
- assisting the curatorial department with research for their upcoming exhibitions
- assisting with daily operations of Coe Hall Historic House Museum and historic Manor House
- managing the volunteer docents
Fellows will be compensated $15/hour and a room on the grounds of the arboretum.
Interested candidates should send a resume to Marianne Howard at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please consider that the Foundation completes interviews on site in Oyster Bay, NY. No phone calls please.