Jobs & Opportunities
This section contains information about art and design history related jobs and opportunities.
This section contains information about art and design history related jobs and opportunities. For general guidance on careers in art history, please download our handy guide (PDF). For more info on jobs in art history and related disciplines, try the links in the right-hand column:
Please click on the heading of each job for full details.
Funding Opportunity: Funding Opportunity - PhD Studentship, Birkbeck, University of London. European Art or Architecture 13th to 17th Century
Outstanding candidates for part-time postgraduate research in the field of European Art or Architecture from the thirteenth to the seventeenth century are invited to apply for The Murray Research Studentship. The studentship, based in the Department of History of Art and Screen Media and supported by the Murray Bequest, covers part-time fees for a period of five years.See more details >
Falmouth University invites applications to read for Research Degrees commencing in October 2013. We supervise students within, and across, art, design, media, writing and performance. We are particularly interested in receiving applications linked to our two main thematic areas of Sustainable Design and the Digital Economy, and where relevant the development of the Cornish economy.
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The Contemporary Art Society and the Whitechapel Gallery are delighted to offer three curatorial fellowships providing a unique opportunity to undertake substantial research into public collections in England.See more details >
Funding Opportunity: Funding Opportunity - Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, University of the Arts, London
One Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship worth £5,000 towards fees (deadline end of May) and six Trask bursaries worth £2,000 each towards fees (deadline mid-September) for Masters in Research in Art course with specialist subject pathways in either Artists’ Moving Image or Exhibitions Studies or Art Theory and Philosophy.See more details >
The Marfa Contemporary Artist in Residence program was instituted in 2012 with the aim of supporting the development of artists of diverse ages, backgrounds, and disciplines. Artists involved in painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, installation, performance related media and other fine art media are eligible to apply for a residency.See more details >
Middlesex University’s School of Art and Design has a number of jobs available, from lecturer to professor, in Visual Culture, Fine Art, Fashion, Interiors, and Design. Some full PhD studentships are also available.See more details >
Devonshire Arts and Heritage is delighted to be recruiting for a Head of Asian and African Studies for an internationally renowned library.
The Library contains over 150 million items including manuscripts, printed books, newspapers, maps, photographs, stamps, sound recordings, prints, drawings and ephemera from all over the World. The post holder has overall management responsibility for a total of 21 specialist curatorial staff; 6 of which will be direct reports.
Liverpool Hope University is pleased to announce that it has available one AHRC studentship for 2013 entry on its MA Art History & Curating programme for either full- or part-time study.
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Grants and Prizes for 2013See more details >
The Department of French and Italian at the University of Colorado, Boulder invites applications for an Assistant Professor, Tenure Track, in the area of 19th c. French literature, culture, society.See more details >
The Searchers Casting are looking for a genuine professor / teacher / lecturer of art age between 40 - 65 years old for a series of films that will be made for an online library of the Humanities. This will be an ongoing job that will last for at least 5 years and where filming would take place one day a month only.
The payment is to be confirmed for the whole job but we wish to make a test run for corporate use only and the payment for this will be £ 350 for one day's filming which we will shoot on Tuesday 25th Sept.See more details >
Job Opportunity: Job - Tenure-Track Faculty Position in the History of Architecture and the Built Environment
Department of Art History, Faculty of Fine Arts
Lingnan University, Hong KongSee more details >
Funding Opportunity: Call for proposals for the new BSR Conference Support Scheme Competition 2013-2014
The BSR is pleased to announce the launch of its new Conference Support Scheme providing support for promising novel research on Rome and Italy. The key aim of the scheme is to provide support for genuinely interdisciplinary landmark conferences which will contribute to strategic and innovative areas of research on Rome and Italy and will link up with the BSR’s Research Themes and prioritiesSee more details >
The American Academy in Berlin invites applications for its residential fellowships for 2013-14, as well as early applications for the academic years 2014-15 and 2015-16.See more details >
Funding Opportunity: Funded Project Report - ‘Research and Reveal’: A collaborative project between the University of Bristol and Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales
Funded by a bursary from AAHSee more details >
Devonshire Arts and Heritage DivisionSee more details >
The Bible and Antiquity in Nineteenth-Century CultureSee more details >
Job Opportunity: Assistant Editor in the pioneer Open Access academic book publishing program in Arts, Music, Architecture
Launched by Versita (http://versita.com/Book_Author/Arts/)See more details >
Liverpool Hope University - Departments of Music and Fine & Applied ArtsSee more details >
City University of New YorkSee more details >
The School of World Art Studies and Museology is pleased to announce up to Fourteen (14) Studentships for PhD and MPhil research degrees, for study from September 2012.See more details >
The School of World Art Studies and Museology is pleased to announce up to Two (2) Studentships for MA study in art history, from September 2012:
One (1) Studentship for the MA History of Art, funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council of the United Kingdom (AHRC)
One (1) Studentship for the MA History of Art, funded by the School
The University of Edinburgh - Chancellor’s Fellowships
(5-year, full time, tenure-track)
The University of Reading's Department of Fine Art and the Postgraduate Program in Curating at the University of the Arts in Zurich have joined forces to offer a practice-based PhD programme in curating, one of few models currently offered in Europe.See more details >
£100 per Talk / Workshop including travel expensesSee more details >
Ana Giles Myers would like to introduce the new division of Devonshire Appointments - Providing temporary, permanent and freelance staff for specialist roles within Museums, Galleries, Historical Sites, Interdisciplinary Arts Venues, Media and other Arts related institutions and associations.See more details >
The International Center of Photography are seeking winter and spring interns to work at the International Center of Photography (ICP) on the Roman Vishniac Archive, a recent and groundbreaking gift to the museum’s permanent collection, and a recipient of a major grant from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA).See more details >
As the UK’s most comprehensive and dedicated source of information on student funding, Student Cash Point is a FREE website providing all users with the chance to access over 3,000 opportunities currently available in the student funding world - that’s hundreds of millions of pounds worth of FREE money on offer for those in the know!See more details >
The Scottish Society for Art History promotes scholarship in Scottish art and art located in Scotland.See more details >
A taught MA programme, combining a range of course options with a supervised dissertation on a subject of your choice.See more details >
Funding Opportunity: School of World Art Studies and Museology - Philosophical Papers and Reviews (PPR)
The Philosophical Papers and Reviews (PPR) publishes high-quality solicited and unsolicited articles, in all areas of the subject.See more details >
The University of Michigan invites nominations and applications for the position of Director of the University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA) in Ann Arbor.See more details >
Liverpool Hope University is pleased to announce its new MA in Art History and Curating which is one of only a few Postgraduate courses of its kind in the country.See more details >