Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum Conservation Internship
Project Title: Conservation Triage Project: Conservation Internship, Summer 2015
Location: Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, Emil Buehler Conservation Laboratory, Virginia
Duration: 12 weeks (May to August 2015 timeframe)
Project Description: Two conservation interns are requested to assist the NASM Conservation unit with examination, documentation, triage treatment and rehousing of objects in the NASM collection. The interns will work with NASM conservators and contract conservators as part of a project team. Object types are widely varied and include the full range of materials relating to the history of aviation and space exploration. The interns will work in the Emil Buehler Conservation Laboratory at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. Interns must have a car in order to work at the Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia.