Summer Internships Textile and Object Conservation

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Employer: 
University of California Los Angeles (UCLA)
Firebird Foundation
Job location: 
Phillips
ME
Salary Start: 
8,000
Currency: 
US Dollar stipend
Contract type: 
Temporary
Internship
Application deadline: 
Monday, 21 February, 2022 - 00:00

10 week funded conservation internship in Phillips, ME, summer 2022.

• Conservation internship focused on a collections survey for Firebird Foundation cultural materials: textiles, baskets, metalwork, implements collected in Malaysia, 1959-2002

• Currently enrolled graduate students in conservation, textiles specialty preferred, are invited to apply

• $ 8,000 stipend, housing and airfare are also provided, car available for local use

• Supervision is live for one week, digital for remainder, by Conservator Nicole Passerotti
https://uclagettyprogram.wordpress.com/2020/03/02/ucla-getty-program-wel...

• Work collaboratively with UCLA archivist faculty and emerging archival professional who are serving to promote preservation of the Firebird Archival Collections

• Should be comfortable working in a rural environment

• Please send resume or cv, letter of interest, and names of two references, by Feb 21 to the following:
npasserotti@ucla.edu
epearl@ucla.edu
Firebird@firebirdfoundation.org