1) Historical Coordinator, Devonport Maritime Museum, Hobart
2) Director, Scottish Maritime Museum, closes 26 September
3) Research Internship
The USS Constitution Museum is seeking volunteers or interns interested in carrying out small-scale research projects in the fall and/or spring of 2009-2010. Working closely with the Museum’s collections, the interns will perform in-depth research into one class of artifact related to the War of 1812. These will include, but are not limited to, ceramics and glass, navigational instruments, medical instruments, chests, carpenter’s tools, sail maker’s tools, and presentation pieces. Applicants should have strong writing skills and some familiarity with period material culture. Schedule is flexible, but a minimum of 8 hours per week is preferred; may be done for credit (at the discretion of the intern’s educational institution); these internships are unpaid. Send letter of interest (please specify availability), resume, and writing sample to Research Coordinator, USS Constitution Museum, P.O. Box 1812, Charlestown, MA, 02129 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.