Internship Opportunities in the Albany Area

Note: The following list is meant to supply some ideas about possible internships, but is not exhaustive. Many other opportunities exist in and around Albany.

1. Albany Institute of History and Art: 463-4478
Deputy Director and Chief Curator: Tammis Groft,, ext. 424
Director of Education: Erica Sanger,, ext. 404
Education Coordinator: Barbara Collins,, ext. 505
More information on Internships at the Albany Institute

2. Empire State Plaza Art Collection: 473-7521; email:
Curator: Dennis Anderson
Assistant Curator and internship contact: Barbara R. Maggio
More Information

3. Albany Center Gallery: 462-4775
Director: Sarah Cunningham
Internship contact: Tony Iadicco, Creative Director; or Kris Sigsby, Operations Director

4. NYS Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, Historic Preservation Office (Peebles Island, Troy): 237-8643
Conservator of Painting: Joyce Zucker
Conservator of Objects: Heidi Miksch
Conservator of Buildings, Historic Sites: Chris Flag (with Debbie Gordon)

5. The Hyde Collection: 792-1761; email (for internships)
Curator of education: June Leary, ext. 27
Museum educators: Evi Fisher, ext. 40; and Courtney Nettleton, ext. 17

6. University at Albany Museum: 442-4035 Director: Janet Riker
Associate Director/Curator: Corinna Ripps Schaming

7. Albany Airport Gallery, 242-2241; email:
Director: Sharon Bates

8. Olana – The Home of Frederic Edwin Church: 518-828-0135
Website (with information about internships)