2005 Internship in Archaeological Conservation (revised)
Summer 2005

The Smithsonian Center for Materials Research and Education (SCMRE) is offering a summer internship in archaeological conservation, based in Mongolia (previously advertised for Guatemala). The project duration is approximately one month in the field (15 June - 15 July); a week at SCMRE prior to departure is encouraged. International air fare and on-site costs are covered; small stipend provided. Applicants currently enrolled in or recently graduated from conservation training programs are preferred; a concentration in objects with special interest in archaeological materials is required.

For more information on the Archaeological Conservation Program please see: http://www.si.edu/mci/

Application deadline: 15 April 2005.

For application details, contact:

Harriet F. (Rae) Beaubien
Senior objects conservator and Archaeological Conservation Program manager
MCI, Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland, MD 20746-2863
E-mail: beaubienh@si.edu
Telephone: (301) 238-1235
FAX: (301)238-3709