Colby Museum Internships 


All open museum positions should be posted on Workday by September 8, 2023. Please check this page and our Instagram (@colbymuseum) for more updates.

Academic Year Internships

We offer a variety of internship and student worker opportunities for Colby students during the academic year. All positions are designed to give Colby students an opportunity to develop skills and complete projects under the supervision of museum staff members in various departments. We have openings for the following roles:

  • Graphic Design
  • Marketing
  • Academic Programs
  • Campus Collaboration
  • Community Collaboration
  • Museum Development
  • Colby Museum Student Board

The hours for each position vary, from 2 to 12 hours each week, depending on what is required. All experiences introduce students to the museum’s mission and includes opportunities to visit cultural institutions, learn about current issues and careers in the museum field, and strengthen professional and networking skills. Our student opportunities are paid, and no prior experience is expected.

Museum openings are advertised here, in ColbyNow, and via posters around campus. All positions accept application through Workday. For more information about how to apply, please visit the Colby student employment page here

For questions, please contact Jillian Impastato, Mirken Coordinator of Campus and Community Collaboration, at [email protected].


Colby College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, parental or marital status, political beliefs, age, disability unrelated to job requirements, or protected veteran status.