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Job Title: Internship in Arts - Programming
Employer: Center for the Arts
Address: 283 Washington Terrace, CFA
Qualifications/Description: The CFA prThe CFA presents a visiting artist series including music, dance, theater and visual arts; supports the music, dance, theater, art history and studio art departments; and various student groups who use the CFA venues. The CFA also supports special projects and conferences throughout the year. Administrative Component (5 hours per week, paid at the rate of $9.25 per hour): The intern will work with the Associate Director on administrative/research projects related to season planning, special initiatives such as the Muslim Women’s Voices Project and management of events. This includes research on potential visiting artists, residency development, contracting, and assisting in management of on campus artist residencies. Educational Component (7 hours per week, unpaid): The intern will learn about the overall arts management of a performing arts center. Intern will attend weekly staff meetings, marketing committee meetings, and advanced logistics meetings. Intern will have the opportunity to conduct research on artists and the arts field, while pursuing their own research interests. To apply, please send a resume and cover letter. The ideal candidate will be available for both the Fall and Spring semesters Minimum qualifications: Experience in administration; excellent writing, organization and communication skills; must be resourceful, detail-oriented and able to meet deadlines; proficient in Word and Excel. Preferred qualifications: Knowledge and experience in one or more of the performing arts and/or arts administration.
Department Hours: 10AM-6PM Hours/Week: 12
Start Date: September 8th Hourly Rate: $9.25
Contact: Barbara Ally
E-mail for Interview: bally@wesleyan.edu
Phone Number (call for interview if no e-mail address is listed:
Supervisor: Barbara Ally
Job Number: 84