HSM Job & Volunteer Opportunities

The Historical Society of Michigan seeks candidates for the following positions:

Staff Positions

Editorial Internship – Paid

The Historical Society of Michigan (HSM) seeks a qualified individual to serve as an Editorial Intern. This is a paid, part-time position. HSM is Michigan’s oldest cultural institution and has been dedicated to telling the stories of Michigan’s peoples since 1828. HSM publishes Michigan History magazine, an award-winning publication featuring diverse Michigan historical content, as well as the Historic Michigan Travel Guide, Chronicle, and other print publications. The Editorial Intern, working under the direction of Director of Communications, performs a variety of writing, editorial, research, and support duties to aid in the publication of materials, both in print and online.  For a complete position description CLICK HERE.  To apply, please e-mail a cover letter and resume to resume@hsmichigan.org.

Volunteer Positions

Volunteer Receptionist and Data Entry Clerks

Under the supervision of the HSM Senior Manager for Operations, Volunteers in this position will serve as a part-time receptionist and data entry clerk for the Historical Society of Michigan in our Lansing office, supporting the Society’s mission of telling the stories of all of Michigan’s peoples.  Volunteers will represent the Society to members of the public who call or visit our offices on one or more of these days: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 12 p.m. – 5 p.m. This is the perfect position for someone looking to volunteer in the non-profit field for a distinguished and growing cultural organization. To apply, please e-mail a cover letter and resume to resume@hsmichigan.org.


Historical Society of Michigan 5815 Executive Drive Lansing, MI 48911
Email hsm@hsmichigan.org | Phone (517) 324-1828 | Fax (517) 324-4370

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