Historical Research Assistant


Cause Areas


It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


14477 Benn's Church BlvdSmithfield, VA 23430


Historic St. Luke's Church Museum seeks Historical Research Assistants. These assistants will provide research and writing services to the Education Department. Projects include geneaology, corporate history, architectural history, religious history, African and Native American histories, local history, Bacon's Rebellion, Anglo-Dutch Wars, The American War for Independence, The Great Awakening, the Enlightenment, Anglicanism, and more. Writing projects will generate historical blog articles based on Academic Search Engine Optimization (SEO) best practices and incorporated into the daily, 45-minute guided tour, special event, and academic symposia offerings. Previous experience conducting research while attending a 2 or 4-year college or university or acheiving graduate and post grad research is also desired. This is an ongoing need. These assistants report to the Education Coordinator.


  • History
  • Research
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Reading / Writing
  • General Education

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 19
  • Orientation or Training
  • 8 hours per week
  • ability to effectively write. A writing and research project example is desired.

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