The Binghamton University Art Museum seeks a Graphic Design Intern (2 credit hours; 4-5 hours/week + course time) who will work with the Curator of Collections and Exhibitions to create flyers to advertise events across campus, as well as design materials for the Museum’s social media platforms. The intern will work with the BUAM Art Director to align their work with the Museum’s design vision and image. In addition, they will work as part of the Museum’s Intern Outreach Team, which includes Social Media, Videography and Engagement/Outreach Interns.
Supervisor: Claire Kovacs with input from Blazo Kovacevic and Diane Butler
Students can expect to gain experience with careers in museums during this opportunity. This position will participate in the CDCI program, meeting weekly with other Museum interns, discussing their work, careers and professionalization in the museum field, and contemporary topics in museums.
Internship credit may be available within a student’s major department. Students should consult with their advisor about suitability of CDCI versus departmental credit for this internship.
Requirements: A cover letter detailing relevant experience and skill sets related to the internship as well as information on how this internship will help the student advance their career goals. A copy of a recent resume with contact information for two references. Students should also submit a pdf of recent work.
Additional information: This opportunity requires CDCI academic credit, unless you are taking internship credit through another department. This course does NOT fulfill a General Education attribute. The weekly class will be held on Mondays, 3:30-4:30 pm, and is required in conjunction with the 5 hours/week commitment.