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Jobs @ QUA

The McWatters-MacDiarmid Student Internship

Queen’s University Archives is seeking an upper-year undergraduate student to assist with a research project pertaining to named book collections and gifts in the early history of Queen’s Library. Students will explore various aspects of archival research, collection documentation, digitization and operations.

Knowledge or familiarity with handwriting, transcription and data manipulation will be of benefit. The studentship will be granted on the basis of academic excellence and demonstrated knowledge, interest, and experience related to archival research. Preference will be given students pursuing degree programming in the Humanities. Students are asked to submit a cover letter and resume to the University Archivist (ken.hernden@queensu.ca) by September 24, 2021. Please put McWatters-MacDiarmid studentship in the subject line.

The University will provide support in its recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities, including accommodation that takes into account an applicant’s accessibility needs. If you require an accommodation during the interview process, please advise us.

The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Queen’s is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities, and LGBTQ persons.