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Jobs & Opportunities

This section contains information about art history related jobs and opportunities.

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The AAH's 'Careers in Art History' book offers general guidance on careers in art history. This is available in hard copy or pay-for-download PDF.

For more info on jobs in art history and related disciplines, try the  links in the right-hand column. 


 

 

Voluntary: Vacancies on CHEAD Executive Committee

Posted 17 April 2014

Nominations are sought for three positions on the Executive Committee of the Council for Higher Education in Art and Design (CHEAD), including that of the Vice Chair.

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Funding Opportunity: UCL bursary for MA in the history of art

Posted 17 April 2014

A total of 93 bursaries, consisting of a fee waiver and a living allowance of £10,000, available for students from underprivileged backgrounds on a range of courses, including History of Art at MA Level.

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Job Opportunity: Assistant Professor of Art History at Lincoln University, USA

Posted 11 February 2014

Lincoln University in Pennsylvania invites applications for this full-time, tenure-track faculty position offered at the rank of Assistant Professor. Start date: August 2014.

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Job Opportunity: Adult Education Lecturers Needed

Posted 3 February 2014

The charity Learning for Pleasure Brentwood, in Essex, is looking for art historians to lecture in its popular programme of adult education courses. Each course consists of 5-10 weekly 2-hour lectures.

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Job Opportunity: Assistant Professorships at the University of Houston

Posted 23 September 2013

The University of Houston seeks to appoint two Art History faculty members: one specializing in some area in Ancient to Renaissance art; the other in Modern to Contemporary art.

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Job Opportunity: E. Desmond Lee Endowed Professorship in Contemporary Art

Posted 11 September 2013

The University of Missouri–St. Louis is seeking applications for the E. Desmond Lee Endowed Professorship in Contemporary Art. This position is one of 35 Endowed Professorships comprising the Des Lee Collaborative Vision, which has at its foundation a desire to connect the University with the broad St. Louis community.

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Job Opportunity: Job Opportunity - The Brilliant Club: A meaningful, well-paid teaching opportunity for researchers with The Association of Art Historians

Posted 20 August 2013

The Brilliant Club is an award-winning charity that recruits, trains and pays doctoral and post-doctoral researchers to deliver programmes of university-style teaching to small tutorial groups of high-performing pupils in schools that serve disadvantaged communities.

 

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Job Opportunity: Speakers needed for Hertford Arts Society

Posted 5 August 2013

From September each year Hertford Art Society members and visitors enjoy a programme of talks critiques demonstrations and practical painting and drawing sessions. We are always very keen to hear talks about topics on art movements, art masters, famous art galleries etc and we would like to hear from any members of the Association of Art Historians who would like to give an illustrated talk to our members on a Tuesday evening in Hertford. 

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Job Opportunity: Job - Assistant Professor of Byzantine Theology and Visual Culture

Posted 23 July 2013

The University of Chicago Divinity School

 

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Funding Opportunity: Call for Applications - Scholar-in-residence at the Dutch University Institute for Art History in Florence

Posted 28 June 2013

 The Dutch University Institute for Art History in Florence (NIKI) offers a scholar-in-residency accommodation for a distinguished researcher in art history to spend time dedicated to his/her projects.

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Funding Opportunity: The Berlin Prize - Call for Applications 2014-2015

Posted 27 June 2013

The American Academy in Berlin invites applications for its residential fellowships for 2014-2015, as well as early applications for the academic years 2015-2016 and 2016-2017.

The Academy welcomes applications from emerging and established scholars and from writers and professionals who wish to engage in independent study in Berlin.

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Job Opportunity: PhD Studentships at the National Gallery

Posted 12 June 2013

The National Gallery is delighted to announce two new, fully-funded, PhD studentships, to start in October 2013, as part of the AHRC’s new Collaborative Doctoral Partnership Scheme. Both awards offer an exciting opportunity to undertake high quality historical research leading to a PhD with a leading university in the UK, combined with an exceptional opportunity to gain practical museum work experience within one of the world’s foremost art galleries. Please also note a third, shorter-term post, again to start in October 2013: Curatorial Assistant (UK Historic Houses Pilot Project)

 

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Job Opportunity: Online Arts Site seeks Contributors

Posted 10 June 2013

HyperAllergic is looking for correspondents in Los Angeles, London, San Francisco, Boston, Toronto, Washington, DC, Philadelphia, and Seattle.

 

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Job Opportunity: Job - Lecturer in European/Non-European Art History (Medieval to 18th Century)

Posted 30 May 2013

University of Manchester

 

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Job Opportunity: Job - Art Historian

Posted 28 May 2013

Princeton University. Assistant Professor, Tenure Track. Western European Art and/or Architecture of the Medieval period

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Job Opportunity: Job - Professor of Art History, SCAD Hong Kong

Posted 21 May 2013

Empower students to achieve their potential as a full-time professor of art history at SCAD Hong Kong. In this position, you will deliver an array of lectures and survey courses as part of the foundational curriculum, teach specialized electives and develop new courses that capitalize on the campus location.

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Funding Opportunity: Funding Opportunity - Curatorial Fellowships

Posted 9 April 2013

 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.

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Funding Opportunity: Funding Opportunity - Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, University of the Arts, London

Posted 5 April 2013

 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.

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Job Opportunity: Jobs and Fully-Funded PhD Studentships at Middlesex University

Posted 25 February 2013

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.

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Job Opportunity: Job - Head of Asian and African Studies for an internationally renowned library

Posted 11 February 2013

 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.

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Funding Opportunity: Funding Opportunity - MA Art History & Curating

Posted 24 January 2013

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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Funding Opportunity: 2013 Terra Foundation Academic Awards, Fellowships, & Grants in American Art

Posted 11 October 2012

 Grants and Prizes for 2013

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Job Opportunity: Job opportunity Assistant Professor of French

Posted 26 September 2012

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.

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Job Opportunity: Job - Art History Presenter for Online Film Series

Posted 18 September 2012

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.

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Job Opportunity: Job - Tenure-Track Faculty Position in the History of Architecture and the Built Environment

Posted 12 September 2012

Department of Art History, Faculty of Fine Arts
Concordia University

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Job Opportunity: Job - Assistant Professor, Department of Visual Studies

Posted 30 July 2012

Lingnan University, Hong Kong

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Funding Opportunity: Call for proposals for the new BSR Conference Support Scheme Competition 2013-2014

Posted 30 July 2012

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 priorities

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Funding Opportunity: Prize - The Berlin Prize, The American Academy in Berlin

Posted 17 July 2012

 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.

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Job Opportunity: Job - Museum Technicians with Conservation Experience

Posted 19 March 2012

Devonshire Arts and Heritage Division

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