Exhibit Experience Development Intern (Paid, Part-Time)

Oakland Museum of California

Oakland, California

The Experience Development Intern will support the research, development and implementation of in-gallery visitor experiences such as object interpretation, interactive exhibits and visitor-contributed content opportunities.


You will learn about the planning and development of museum exhibits, including:

  • The phases of the development and design process
  • Strategies for meeting the needs of different types of learners and audiences, including ADA guidelines and interpretive approaches for informal learning environments
  • Strategies for interpreting art, history and natural science information to museum visitors in creative and engaging ways

You will gain direct experience in:

  • Providing assistance with experience development projects including object, prop, image and media research, and testing exhibit prototypes
  • Considering visitors of different ages, interests and abilities, and strategies for meeting their needs
  • Exhibit Interpretive Plans; writing exhibit descriptions and experience briefs

 Paid, part-time, internship starting 6/17/19, Deadline to apply: 2/22/19.


Apply & Learn More: http://museumca.org/internships