The Spelman College Museum of Fine Art is the only Museum in the nation that focuses on art by and about women of the African Diaspora. The Museum is seeking Student Assistants (2) to work closely with the Museum staff to provide assistance and support to the Museum’s operations and its three core priorities: exhibitionsprograms, and the permanent collection.

Museum Students Assistants will:


Student Assistants will have the opportunity to work one-on-one and directly with the Museum team on a variety of projects that may include:


Permanent Collection and Exhibitions:

Education and Programs:

Job Requirements:

Applicants must possess the ability to prioritize effectively and interact in a diverse community and with diverse constituents (i.e. alumnae, students, AUC faculty and staff, Friends of the
Museum, the general public). She must be able to demonstrate:


Strong communication, organizational, extensive research, and writing skills; proficiency in Microsoft Office (Access, Word, Excel, Power Point); proficiency on multiple social media
platforms; the ability to work independently; attention to detail and a sense of responsibility for the projects undertaken. Must be able to communicate effectively with students, faculty, staff,
volunteers, and the general public. Students with an interest in art history and visual culture are especially encouraged to apply.

Application Process

The Spelman College Museum of Fine Art Student Assistant application and selection process is formal and competitive. Interested applicants should submit an application (which can be
obtained outside Cosby 218 or downloaded below), a letter of interest, resume, transcript, and at least two letters of recommendation by Thursday, August 18, 2016 to:

1617 Student Assistant Application

Wyatt Phillips
Museum Coordinator
Spelman College Museum of Fine Art
Campus Box 1526