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Archives Assistant, Simmons School of Library and Information Science, Boston, MA

Assistant to the SLIS Archives Management Program

Dates:             Begins December 3, 2018

Hours:            10 hours per week;

Pay rate:         $12/hour


General Description:

This position will support the full-time Archives Management faculty on program areas within the Archives Management and Dual Degree programs, with a particular focus on archives internships. 

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Maintain and update archives internship database, in consultation with Tech Lab as necessary
  • Serve as primary point of contact for external internship contacts throughout all phases of internships
  • Serve as primary point of contact for students to resolve issues with internships
  • Provide additional administrative support for the archives management concentration and Archives Program Director


The successful candidate will be technically proficient (programming experience not necessary); possess strong communication and interpersonal skills; and possess the ability to work independently with limited supervision. An Archive Management Program student preferred; must have completed LIS 438 - Introduction to Archival Methods and Services


Please send resume and letter detailing interest for immediate consideration by November 15 to: Donna Webber (

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