Joseph Smith Papers Internship Opportunity

By February 16, 2013

The Church History Department announces an opening for a one-year internship with the Joseph Smith Papers Project. This will be a full-time temporary position beginning in April 2012.

Responsibilities:

Duties will include research related to document analysis (textual and documentary intention, production, transmission, and reception) and to contextual annotation of documents (identifications and explanations). Research will involve work in primary and secondary sources for early nineteenth-century America and early Mormonism. Work will include general assistance to volume editors.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in history, religious studies, or related discipline, with preference given to those with master’s degrees and/or in doctoral programs
  • Possess excellent research and writing skills
  • Ability to work in a scholarly and professional environment
  • Requires both personal initiative and collaborative competence
  • Please attach a vita and writing sample to your application

Worthiness Qualification:

Must be a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and currently temple worthy.

Posting Notice:

Please Note: All positions are subject to close without notice.
Apply at http://ldschurch.jobs. Click on the “Advanced Search” link and enter the job reference id in the “Job Opening ID” field after signing in.

Article filed under Announcements and Events


Comments

Be the first to comment.


Series

Recent Comments

David G. on JI Heads Back to: “Great thoughts, Matt.”


WVS on JI Heads Back to: “Great stuff, Matt. Point 3 is certainly accurate in terms of my experience: "the great bane of the modern academy, often lamented, is its corporatization,…”


Jeff T on JI Heads Back to: “Thanks, Matt! You'll have to let us know how your African American history class goes.”


Hannah on JI Heads Back to: “Sorry, got cut off there. I liked your reflections about your time alone and how time with others sometimes helped your productivity. I have also…”


Hannah on JI Heads Back to: “Thanks for your post Jeff.”


Hannah on JI Heads Back to: “This is actually so great! Not only does it give me a kick in the pants for what I should be doing right now, but…”

Topics


juvenileinstructor.org