UQ Student Opportunities

DEADLINE : 12th March, 2017

Are you interested in gaining experience in the visual arts? The UQ Art Museum is committed to offering opportunities for student involvement throughout the year. These include internships, paid casual positions and volunteer roles in the areas of front of house, registration, curatorial, education, exhibition management and finance.

Positions are open to currently enrolled UQ students.

We are currently seeking candidates for the positions listed below.

 

 Please note:

  • you must be a currently enrolled or recently graduated UQ student (within six months of graduation);
     
  • you may apply for more than one position, but please send a separate application for each;
     
  • newly recruited student employees and prospective candidates for these positions will be given the opportunity to attend Masterclass intensives at the UQ Art Museum during the Semester 1 mid-semester break (17 – 21 April, 2017).

Volunteers

  • View the Position Description here
  • Email a CV and a brief statement outlining what you’re studying, the area you’re interested in, and why you’d like to volunteer with the UQ Art Museum here
  • If you wish to volunteer in curatorial, please also include a 500 word sample of your art-related writing. This can be published or unpublished (e.g. piece of assessment).

Front-of-house Attendant

  • View the Position Description here
  • Email a cover letter, a CV and a brief response to the Selection Criteria (no more than 2 pages) here
  • Successful candidates will commence in May, 2017.
  • Attendants will be expected to fill one or more 3 – 4 hour shift every week.

Kinnane Endowment Fund Curatorial Intern

  • View the Position Description here
  • Email a cover letter, a CV and a brief response to the Selection Criteria (no more than 2 pages) here
  • Please include a 500 word sample of your art-related writing. This can be published or unpublished (e.g. piece of assessment).
  • The successful candidate will commence in May, 2017.

Kinnane Endowment Fund Registration Intern

  • View the Position Description here
  • Applicants should email a cover letter, a CV and a brief response to the Selection Criteria (no more than 2 pages) here
  • The successful candidate will commence in May, 2017.

 

Please direct all inquiries to:
Alice-Anne Psaltis
Education and Public Programs Officer
P: 07 3346 7793 / E: a.psaltis@uq.edu.au

Image: UQ Art Museum student volunteer Lauren Bovey accessioning Emma Lindsay paintings.