Jobs & Opportunities

Information about art history related jobs and opportunities.

We are happy to promote jobs and opportunities free of charge. Please complete and return a Web Notice Form or contact This page is fed to RSS and to Twitter. Please click on the heading of each job for full details.

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 art history and related jobs, try the links in the right-hand column.

Job Opportunity: Director, Chazen Museum of Art

Posted 17 March 2017

The director will shape the future direction of the Chazen Museum of Art and will be the guiding force in its philosophy, strategic planning, programming, and management. The director is expected to generate new initiatives, and to infuse the Chazen with vision, energy, and excitement.


See more details >

Job Opportunity: Postdoctoral Research Fellow (Renaissance Skin)

Posted 14 February 2017

The Department of History at King’s College London is seeking a Postdoctoral Research Fellow to join the Wellcome Trust funded research project ‘Renaissance Skin’, led by Professor Evelyn Welch.

See more details >

Job Opportunity: Freelance Client Contact Agent worldwide - Hampel Fine Art Auctions

Posted 24 November 2016

Hampel Fine Art Auctions are seeking a freelance client contact agent to start immediately or as soon as possible.

See more details >

Job Opportunity: Resident Historian on board Viking Ocean Cruises

Posted 21 November 2016

A public enrichment figure on board Viking Ocean Cruises, delivering numerous high-level, historic, iconic presentations during a cruise.

See more details >

Funding Opportunity: Terra Foundation Academic Awards, Fellowships & Grants

Posted 19 October 2016

Terra Foundation academic awards, fellowships, and grants help scholars in the field of American art realize their academic and professional goals and support the worldwide study and presentation of the historical art of the United States.

See more details >
In partnership with the AAH In partnership with the AAH