Careers at DHS

Work With Us

The Detroit Historical Society is a private non-profit organization with offices in Detroit’s Cultural Center. We are always looking for creative, friendly and flexible people to join our team. Whether you are seeking full-time employment or a part-time internship, we invite you to browse our job postings.

Current Openings

There are currently no open positions.


The Detroit Historical Society is pleased to debut its new formal internship program. Internship opportunities are available in many areas of the Society, including exhibitions, collections, education, programs, development, marketing and public relations.

Undergraduate and graduate students are invited to work with their university or college faculty and the Detroit Historical Society staff on for-credit internship experiences.

Download the Internship Packet and Application

If you are a recent college graduate or a student who is not interested in a for-credit internship, contact our Volunteer Coordinator to learn about other exciting volunteer opportunities: