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Visitor Services Manager

The Visitor Services Manager reports to the Director of Business & Administration but collaborates closely withstaff in all departments. VSM has three coordinating areas of responsibility related to visitor experience: visitorservices management, volunteer management, and facilities oversight. See full job description.

Visitor Services Assistant

The Visitor Services Assistant reports to the Visitor Services Manager and serves as visitor liaison and assists withvisitor services activities and amenities for Museum and monitors status of Museum facilities and operationswhen open. See full job description.

Business Office Assistant

The Business Office Assistant will offer critical internal support to advance the Museum’s growth. Reporting to the Director of Business & Administration, the BOA ssists with bookkeeping, financial reporting, budgeting, and other business office activities. See full job description.

Volunteer Positions

The Wende Museum offers a variety of volunteer opportunities based on institutional needs and volunteer interests and expertise. For more information on the volunteer program, see our flyer. If you are interested in being a volunteer, please add your name to our Volunteer Interest List.

Internship Positions

The Wende Museum is pleased to offer Collections Internships for currently enrolled undergraduate or graduate students, as well as recent graduates. Positions are part-time, unpaid, and available for course credit. For more information, please see our flyer. We will begin accepting applications again at the end of 2017.

Interns are accepted year-round with internships typically beginning in January, June, and September. To apply, please send cover letter and resume to internships@wendemuseum.org.

Internship Program

The Wende offers internship opportunities for college and graduate students interested in careers in museums. Based upon their academic training, interests and language skills, as well as the availability of projects, interns work in one of the Wende’s departments. While some projects require reading knowledge of German, Russian, or another East Bloc language, these skills are not necesssary for a successful internship. Applicants of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

We have hosted interns from Bard College, Boston College, California Institute of the Arts, California State University, Dominguez Hills, CSU Long Beach, CSU Los Angeles, Claremont Graduate University, Dartmouth College, Duke University, Europa-Universität Viadrina, Freie Universität Berlin, Goteborgs Universitet, Grinnell College, Hampshire College, Loyola Marymount University, Macalester College, Manhattanville College, Occidental College, Otis College of Art and Design, University of California Davis, UCLA, UC Riverside, UC Santa Cruz, University of Michigan, University of New Hampshire, University of Pennsylvania, University of Southern California, Utrecht University, VU University Amsterdam, and Wesleyan University, among others.

You can visitt our interns’ blog at www.wendemuseum.wordpress.com.