Employment

Professional opportunities

University of Iowa students

    We typically employ about 25 UI students at a time. Our student employees act as docents, tour guides, and event and program staff; develop and run education programs; design print and web publicity materials; maintain and conserve collections; research and install exhibits; and assist our staff with all the functions of the museums.

    Contact a staff member in your area of interest if you want to find out more about our hiring process and potential upcoming openings.

    Students at other institutions

    University of Iowa students have priority for most jobs at the museums.  However, during the summer limited opportunities may be available for students at other institutions.